Eef Ouwehand finally followed her real passion and now works as an artist, illustrator and pattern designer.

She worked for more than a decade in the creative field as a brand builder, photographer, art director, publisher and smartphone photography expert. She created books about food, travel and smartphone photography and gave workshops and lectures on how to take better pictures with your smartphone. 

She shares her journey through blogposts and on instagram.

A bright and colourful style and a love for children’s illustration and pattern design.


Eef lives in a Dutch Fishermans village near the ocean with her daughter Noor and a ton of seagulls. If she’s not painting or drawing she loves to travel, eat good food and¬†spend time in nature.

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Kosmos Publishing, Happy Sleeper, Divas Publishing, Eliza was here.