Caran d'Ache - Jackie Diedam

Genève with Caran d’Ache

November 25, 2018

Caran d’Ache has been a part of my life since a young age, and also of my father’s life too. My father was the one who always inspired my artistic side and he is a very talented drawing artist. In his young years, the first professional automatic pencil he...

Paris - Jackie Diedam

Parisian Escape

March 23, 2018

A sweet way to finish 2017. In the end of December I had the pleasure to go meet up Bianca, one of my BFFs, in Paris and I’d like to share a bit of this travel. I know it’s March already! I honestly could not find the time to...

Jackie Diedam - Angelina Paris

A whole year of illustrations

Happy new year!!! 2017 was super busy for me and so much has happened in only 12 months. I want to give you a small review of the main things from last year. I was asked by Patricia Bianco to illustrate her first cookbook, and it was so much...

Jackie Diedam - Antwerp - Sketchbook

A Weekend in Antwerp – Endless Inspiration

December 6, 2017

I had the pleasure to visit Antwerp for the first time in October and would like to share some of the highlights with you! It was a super short visit, only 36 hours but I had the best time! Antwerp was not in the top of my travel list,...

Jackie Diedam - Mallorca Travel

Mallorca dream travel – planning the perfect getaway

September 24, 2017

I will be very honest here, and say that Mallorca was never in my travel list. This changed in the beginning of this year, after we watched ‘The Night Manager’ (don’t judge). I found myself spending nights over nights doing research about the island. I really wanted to avoid...

Amalfi Zine Jackie Diedam -8s

Memories from Amalfi Coast – Limited edition travel zine

July 6, 2017

I love the Amalfi Coast! It’s been a pleasure to get to know a place that is so dreamy by going back every year.  I get very excited when friends ask me for travel tips, and after guiding many people to the Amalfi Coast, I finally did a zine about...

Jackie Diedam - Poolside Summer Dream

Poolside Dream – Summer Sale is here!

June 9, 2017

Happy weekend! Summer is here, and I can’t wait to enjoy a much needed vacation! This week was very intense, filled with meetings, new projects, and lots of orders in my shop! I’m currently having a Summer Sale, where you can buy original works for really affordable prices. This...

Jackie Diedam - Amalfi Map

Amalfi Coast – Illustrated travel guide

May 29, 2017

The Amalfi Coast is by far one of my favorite destinations. The prettiest, colorful buildings, the hand painted ceramic, the food, the people and of course: the views! There are so many great things to say about the Amalfi Coast, but I will start by pointing out my favorite...

positano - jackie diedam

Sketches from Italy

April 23, 2017

Small round up of scenes from Italy, or scene that make me think about it. First spread is Positano, second is Capri, third just a pool scene, and to finish, a lemon pattern. Have a lovely week!

Jackie Diedam - Cherry Blossom in Bonn

Cherry Blossom Avenue in Bonn – tips to make your trip worth it

April 7, 2017

The real name of this street is not Cherry Blossom Avenue but Heerstrasse, and it’s a magical place. Every spring the cherry trees bloom bringing thousands of tourists from all over the world to this place. I try to come and see it every year, but of course that’s...