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Donning the purple; Roman boardgames

Donning the purple; Roman boardgames

After my historical work for the Castelum museum I had the opportunity to illustrate two boardgames concerning Ancient Rome. Donning the purple (2019) and the expansion Votes & Virtue (2020) by the Norwegian  Tompet games. Set in 193 AD, The Roman Empire is not as great as it once was. Hordes of enemies are crossing ... Read More
Blogging at the end of the end of history

Blogging at the end of the end of history

So my blog, it still exists! Social media kind of took its place. But after some time of reflection I think I should keep it alive. I’ll still occasionally share stuff using the black magic of FB an instagram. I don’t “own” the content there, so from now on I’ll try to centralise it on ... Read More
Pet Lab concept-art

Pet Lab concept-art

Last year I had the privilege to do some concept-art work for the virtual reality game company Forcefield VR. In their Oculus go game “Pet lab” you train and create magical creatures to sell to customers.   Initially I worked on helping defining the mood and atmosphere of the interiors. I love this phase, making rough ... Read More
VR Panorama Sketch

VR Panorama Sketch

This summer i tried exploring the possibilities of virtual-reality and illustration. Today VR-content is getting more and more accessible with the combination of a mobile phone and a VR-viewer. After the historical panorama project from last blogpost, i was curious if i could do a similar thing, but this time in VR (and all by myself). ... Read More
Standing in my Impressions of the past

Standing in my Impressions of the past

I can finally show one of the most fun projects I worked on this year. I made panorama-illustrations for a video installation in the archeological exhibition “living and working 3000 years” at museum Castellum Hoge Woerd. The panoramic animation was animated by the talented guys from Plus-One. Over the course of roughly 4 months I ... Read More