ABOUT THIS WORK
Illustrations for an article on their blog about Bike Messengers, an urban tribe in decline? The article tells about the rise, shine, and future of Manhattan's bike messenger culture.
A bunch of fun illustrations made in collaboration with the in-house creative team at Spotify and Hornet NY.
Tiktologie found it’s way to doormats and shops in The Netherlands. Go check it out and learn all about viral stuff, prime time and #memes.
TikTok and Instagram Reels are extremely popular. Not only young people are crazy about the short stimulating videos with fun music, more and more people over 30 are also finding their way to the platforms with short videos. In this book you will learn from social media expert Kirsten Jassies how to make short videos that people like to watch. It is full of inspiring examples and handy checklists to get started right away. This is how you put yourself (and your company) on the map!
Weekly drawing for the Guardian’s Saturday during summer, illustrating 17 debates for the ‘You Be The Judge’ column.
Illustrations as part of the restyling of one of the best artisanal ice cream salons in the Netherlands (Blaricum). Online, ice cups, posters etc.
Jazzy diptych based on the famous, and notorious, old jazzclub ‘Mephisto Palace’. In collaboration with Joren Joshua.
Dimensions: 17 x 10 m and 15 x 3,5 m.
Mural for Mindpark / Think Open Space, a co-working space in Helsingborg, Sweden. In collaboration with Joren Joshua, curated by Kulturhotellet.
Artists’ book. ‘Pensieri Dolci’ (Sweet Thoughts) is the outcome of a 3 weeks artistic residency at Print Club Torino.
Series of illustrations for Monocle magazine, about crowdfunded media platforms, and how they please(d) their crowds.
Life is not a competition.
Illustrations for BEAM, a magazine for youngsters.
There’s more to life but striving for likes and perfection and comparing yourself to others, take some time to reflect, and help others every now and then. A fruitbasket for a friend will go a long way 🙂
Magazine cover for Uitagenda Rotterdam. Ilse’s interpretation of famous painter Peter Paul Rubens.
What’s the perfect tea pairing for your self-care practice?
Series of illustrations for the platform MindBodyGreen and Traditional Medicinals.
The article comes up with a herbal tea suggestion for your favorite type of self-care, whether that is a morning yoga session, gathering with a group of friends or your bed-time routine.