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Sigrid Van Dort - Artist

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Here you find some work that poured out over the years, several subjects, styles etc. most on requests of friends who wanted a print.   This is a good way of sharing illustrations.   Illustrations are made for my books and articles, free work for no reason just enjoying the creative process or fidgeting a bit and playing with techniques during brainwork.   The many styles have its origin in graphic design for 30+ years for institutions and companies and they're still expanding.   Changed from analogue to digital for convenience in print (print, internet) end...more
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Book of artwork

September 1st, 2018

For a few friends, and for my birthday, I've printed a book of a collection of the illustrations and artwork made over the past decades. It is a run of only 25 books in hard cover and very heavy silk coated paper. Many of the illustrations can be fou... 

Most Silkie illustrations were made for this book... 

3. Forgot to set the sizes

June 16th, 2014

Stamp sized illustrations... thought print sizes were an automatical thing. So not, they're set now, won't be looked over anymore this way. 

Thought this might clarify how the book illustrations are made. First start with a head, a wrong head in a few aspects. (European red Silkie - no huge crest for animal welfare, wrong e-allele: eb instead of eWh). Put it in the background and sta... 

1. Seems most is uploaded?

June 11th, 2014

... not all. Most of the analog drawings and paintings are not digitized because I didn't use them in the books. In my former lives I was more into horses. The chooks came a bit later, because drawing chooks is way more difficult compared to horses....