Creative Composition Studies

Working on my creative skills by following ‘Nathan Fowkes’ Pictorial composition course, from Schoolism art school. Very inspiring! Advertisements

Happy New Year!

The last illustration of 2017…Now lets party into 2018!

Merry Christmas!

I wish you all a very merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Greeting Leontine Illustrator

Disney’s Coco Fan art

Wonderful movie, a must see this holiday! Love to work on these quick drawings, its a good practice.

Olivier Otter part II

This illustration I’ve made recently for a magazine to promote the new book Olivier Otter’s adventure! Olivier is a wonderful character who is looking for a new place to live. On his search he meets up with a lot of new friends, but will he find his new home?… You can order the book on…

Een ‘Zeldzaam’ mooi project

Samen met Liesbeth Rood mocht ik dit jaar werken aan een nieuw prentenboek met de titel Zeldzaam. Zeldzaam is een informatief boek voor kinderen die in het het ziekenhuis moeten verblijven omdat ze zo ziek zijn dat ze speciale zorg nodig hebben. Vereniging Kaisz (gesponsord door het Reumafonds) wil graag middels dit boek vertellen wat…


For Svslearn Monthly challenge i decided to focus on storytelling and design instead of character or details. So I had some fun with sketching and composition and than I came up with a final sketch to build my colors. At first the scene was daytime, but since I love playing around with light I thought…


Finished this months svslearn challenge… Treehouse. Love working on these ‘free’ assignments. There’s so much to learn.

Critique in the newspaper

‘The extraordinary drawing style makes this book a lush for the eye. ┬áHer mammals have big shiny eyes with lots of expression. The beautiful ┬ácolors and use of light makes it feel warm and gives it an atmospheric ambiance. ‘ We did not won the prize, but this feels like a really nice award!