When the two of them argue they competitively wail to get my sympathy/attention until they reach a crescendo and have to be taken to different rooms to calm down.
We live in Brussels and have two daughters, one who is 6 and in her last year of ‘maternelle’ or nursery school, and one is now 2 who is normally at creche (daycare) 4 days a week. In Belgium they re-opened creches as of May 2020 and nursery school age children were allowed back toContinue reading “Covid and Childcare”
Just behind our house is the local petanque club and then the Foret de Soignes- I loved how green and overgrown everything looked in this photo so I tried to capture it in an ink painting.
A drawing for Anna and Isabel to celebrate their first two years as best friends!
A present for my friend who had twins last year to celebrate some of the highlights from their first year of life!
One of my friends moved to Japan a couple of years ago, and this summer she and her family will move again, this time to Texas. For her daughter Anja’s sixth birthday I’ve done her a cartoon of some of the highlights of their time in Japan so she can remember them.
Living in a tiny social bubble is very difficult.
This is my third one year old gift drawing so far and I have a few more in the pipeline. I’m finding having a constant supply of cute baby photos to draw a good way to mentally break from the disastrous covid news.
One of my new years resolutions is to continue doing a sketch a day in my diary…hoping this year they will be less covid lockdown related more painting and climate action related!