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Our Big Yellow necklace showing on Amsterdam Television

Our Big Yellow necklace showing on Amsterdam Television

Pearls in the City about jewelery makers and connoisseurs broadcast November 5 at 7 pm at Salto TV / 1. With lots of attention for Sieraad Art Fair in Amsterdam.The theme of Sieraad Art Fair this year is links. What is the link between the…

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Leeuwarden cultural capital 2018

Leeuwarden cultural capital 2018

Last Sunday, Jan and I made a trip to see the ‘Love-fountain’ in Leeuwarden. The “Love fountain” is one of the fountains that have been placed in 11 Frisian cities as part of Leeuwarden cultural capital 2018. International artists have created a fountain fitting for…

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Memories of a lovely holiday

Memories of a lovely holiday

Of course a week was way too short but it really was a wonderful holiday. The reason I have not posted earlier is because I came back rather sick. At first I thought it was a bad cold but it turned out to be pneumonia….

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Visit to Kasteel Het Nijenhuis

Visit to Kasteel Het Nijenhuis

Last Sunday we visited the sculpture garden of Kasteel Het Nijenhuis. The weather was great but when we arrived it started to rain a little. This is me under the big beech trees arch in the garden of the Castle. Surrounding Kasteel het Nijenhuis in Heino,…

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We are back! A small photo report

We are back!  A small photo report

Opus 22 Immer leiser wird mein Schlummer Beautiful wooden sculpture by Gerhard Lentink  Well our little week away is over. After I gave instructions to our house and animal sitter,we left for the south. Our first stop was at Sculpture Gallery Het Depot in Wageningen, The Netherlands…

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Patattenscheller / aardappelmesje / potato peeler

Patattenscheller / aardappelmesje / potato peeler by Antoine Van Loocke’s The knife maker of Flanders The special knives of Antoine Loocke adorning the tables in chique Belgian restaurants. Old blades that for most people have no value, is the base for his creations. He restores…

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A few images of Kunst Route Aalsmeer

A few images of Kunst Route Aalsmeer

Above our jewelry displayed on white tables. In the foreground the ceramic work of Anneke Harting. The week started really well because we just received a first order generated through our brand new website! And we already were pretty happy after our successful weekend at the Art…

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Kunst / Art Route Aalsmeer!

Kunst / Art Route Aalsmeer!

Yesterday we went to Aalsmeer, a village near Amsterdam, to install our booth; a narrow table of 5 meters long, painted in translucent white. Behind the table are beautiful white linen screens. The only thing left for us to do is to display our jewelry…

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