Basic tool list – papers

  I’ve been asked many times about the materials I use, so I thought it would be nice and easy if I could write down a more detailed list over here. I only talk you about materials I already used or those that I use for my daily jobs. I divided this little...

Jackie Diedam - Westwing

At home with Westwing

October 31, 2016

I’ve had the pleasure to open my home for Westwing during back in Summer. They wanted to see how my small apartment is styled and organized taking in consideration I live and work in the same place. The day of the shooting was super fun and their team was amazing....

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Tips for sketching in Museums

October 23, 2016

In times when it’s easier to take a quick snap and get to the next room but I find that taking time to actually sketch pieces you like in museums is much more rewarding. I’ve received some questions about how to keep a good journal/sketchbook while traveling, so here...

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Charlottenburg, Berlin

October 18, 2016

  Charlottenburg is by far my favourite place in Berlin. It’s a beautiful neighbourhood, with calm streets, lots of restaurants and cafes, old and well groomed buildings, a lovely lake, and a castle. I’m not a person who likes crowds, a bit of an old soul, and I find...

Museum hopping in Berlin

October 9, 2016

I’ve been to Berlin several times in the last 5 years, even had a internship during a winter in a communication company, but I had never been to the Museum Island. I used to catch a train that would pass right in front of it and it always made...

Golden Girl

October 1, 2016

I love doing special pieces that will became prized possessions or to put in paper someone’s memory. This custom portrait was commissioned as a birthday gift for a dear client’s childhood best friend. I was told that this friend was a gorgeous woman, with amazing highlighted hair and with...