... you just need to let it happen to see where your pen leads you. Doodling like this is such a relaxing thing to do!


30-11 Original Market

On Sunday november 30th I will participate in the Original Market together with Inge Simonis. The market is open from 11AM to 5PM. See you there! 



PRESALE new shawl studio Geanne

Finally the PRESALE of my new shawl "Ingepolderd" has started. Ingepolderd is a print design in which the Dutch landscape has been rearranged to make a repeat. The design is a way to honor the lots of work the Dutch have done to create the Polder-landscape.

View the newsletter about the PRESALE here (in Dutch)

Want to participate in the PRESALE/crowdfunding of Ingepolderd? Click here to order the shawl for the discounted price of €45,-. (This price is only for the presale/crowdfunding participants. In September the shawls will be in stock for €55,-)


I Dutch

For the design contest of the Textielmuseum I created a print with the "Staphorster stip" technique in which I visualized the population of the Netherlands. The contest runs until September. You can view my exhibit here:  http://www.textielmuseum.nl/nl/pagina/Geanne-Welles

PS: none of these images may be used without my permission.


studio Geanne @ Bloesem Fair

May 11th I will be a guest artist at studio Kessler at de Olmenhorst in Lisserbroek. Martijn Kessler, the man behind the studio, is a master in associative cartography and geofiction. I will be presenting new work at the fair and I will be drawing maps-to-go on postcards.

STORMVLOED - illustration



new work coming up

working on new postcards with the lino press and bigger mixed media prints


Happy Holidays!!!!

Studio Geanne would like to wish you happy holidays and a creative 2014!

PS: Use your Beyond the Arctic Circle cards to create playful patterns of light in your home during the Holidays Season!


de Grote Haagse Kunstkalender 2014

studio Geanne can be found in the Grote Haagse Kunstkalender 2014 on the 9th of March. This calendar shows a different artist for every day of 2014 and weighs about 3 kilos! You can buy it at several shops and museums around the Hague (Bijenkorf, het Gemeentemuseum, Nest, Platform57, Liefhertje en de Grote Witter Reus) and via their webshop



New christmas cards from studio GEANNE

Beyond the Arctic circle is the new christmas card design of studio GEANNE. lasercut secondhand sailing maps of the most Northern places of Europe on a metallic whitegold paper. After the card is read it can be used to create playful warm patterns in your home by placing a tealight in front of or behind the card. You can order them online via the webshop in set of 4, 8 or 12 cards with matching envelopes.


studio upgrade

In the past week I have welcomed 2 new additions to my studio: A filing cabinet, with big drawers for my sheets of felt and big maps, and a small printing press with which I can work on some new graphic and card designs. Thank you Sara Vrugt and Silvia Wennekes!



Another WALL.SCAPE has found it's way to a new owner. G84, a studio for landscape architecture, will be enjoying this WALL.SCAPE in their new office in Amersfoort, the Netherlands.



Tuesday april 30th we will welcome our new king. Come celebrate at DATSCHA (Oosteinde 165, Delft) with homemade pies from Remi Veldhoven and Studio GEANNE!


shop update

New products available in the shop: atlas envelopes and I love Holland postcards. I love Holland postacrds are printed on 250gr 100% recycled paper. The hearts are made from Dutch atlas pages, which means no two cards are ever the same.


Happy Holidays!

I'd like to wish you all a very happy, beautiful and warm holiday season! Let's hope for a creative next year full of new adventures! Be sure to wish your beloved ones the best for 2013!


Winter Cities

the Christmas card collection Winter Cities is now available in my webshop.

Winter Cities is a series of 5 double cards with sketchy drawings of northern European cities (Helinki, Reykjavik, St. Petersburg, Copenhagen and Bergen). Every card has a christmas wish in the language that is spoken in the country of the city.

All cards are handmade and printed on 100% recycled paper. The envelopes are handmade of old atlas paper.