Heaven exists!

Heaven exists!

Heaven exists! It is in Antwerp! Got myself some new yummies after I’d sold an unused box of Derwent Coloursoft colourpencils. I know that the whole world loves these pencils, but I never quite warmed up to them. Turns out I like harder oil-based pencils…...
“Everybody is faking it…”

“Everybody is faking it…”

These words can be the most positive words ever heard when you come to think of it… Art Journal Page ‘Everybody is faking it” – Mandy van Goeije, 24 april 2015 Lately, I’ve been considering and reconsidering my work…see all these...
“Farewell”

“Farewell”

“Farewell” – mixed media on paper, 18x24cm, © Mandy van Goeije, 2015 Seventeen years fly by too fast when life is slowly slipping away from a beloved cat. Yesterday we had to let our Moortje go. It was so so sad. Moortje last year, enjoying the sun...
Wild is the Wind

Wild is the Wind

It is unbelievable how wild the wind of life can be. I’m surprised every time how it rages through the lives of people and how it rocks everybody’s boats. And thinking of myself I’m most surprised how often my plans are blown away in the storm, or...
Illustrating Poetry and I need your help!

Illustrating Poetry and I need your help!

I want to illustrate Poetry. And have been wanting to do that for a loooooong time. Now I have decided I will do just that. And I’d like your help! This morning I ran into this lovely book: It’s full of beautiful Dutch poetry and illustrations by different...