Stumped for a truly unique and handmade gift this holiday season? How about a hand drawn sketch done in the likeness of your favorite friend or family member?
This Sunday local artisan Heske van Doornen is hand drawing portraits here at the shop, 1pm to 4Pm. You can have your own portrait done or bring in a photo of friends and family. Each portrait will be done here at the shop by Heske and will be ready to take home. All portraits are rendered in ink, the perfect holiday gift.
Portraits are $10 each. Hot cider, cheese, nibbles and holiday cookies are being served all day long.
Portrait of President of Bard College, Leon Botstein. Ink, 2011.
Portrait of President Obama. Ink, 2011.
Self-portrait, Ink, 2011.
Heske van Doornen was born in the Netherlands in 1991, attended the Mahindra United World College of India and is currently studying Economics at Bard College. Being very passionate about graphic design and illustrations, years of practice have resulted in her ability to draw striking black and white ink-portraits in a matter of minutes. Maintaining unusually low prices, her work is affordable for everyone.