Open Closed Transparant…

A search for expression of character with the use of wire-constructions in cabinets     The one I liked the most I never made in reality: the closed version, (in the drawing on the right side). It reminds me of the secret cabinets that are made through the ages… The wires are also the ‘hinge’…

Table Simson…

Inspired by the muscle man Samson (in Dutch Simpson) with three themes in his live: God, Muscles and Women.   A big 120 cm round table to use by maximum 6 persons. Sharing light from above it spreads through the legs and the plexiglass dividers. The three parts in the table have a symbolic background: Sharing…

Freedom to my magical bird again!

After 2 years of silence, today is the day I give freedom to my magical bird again by making hannakerkhof.nl public. Since the end of 2013 when I closed my old company ‘de OndernemersWerkplaats’ a lot has happened. Besides working on my recovery I have taken time searching and finding my new path as a designer. To…

Watering can or coffeepot?

From raw product to coffeepot… this coffeepot was inspired by arabic writings on (mainly Turkish) ceramics. Although raw it looks like a watering can, painted and finished  it refers very strongly to a coffee ritual. You can hold this art-piece only in the palm of your handsIn Arabic it’s written: ‘See, I have engraved you…

3 zoete kusjes…3 Sweet {little} kisses

Can you recall that awkward moment, when greeting someone and by the third kiss they flinch? Then you’re probably Dutch and the one you were greeting isn’t… Imagine you can turn that awkward moment in something different, something worth remembering. That the person in front of you will smile with a twinkle in the eye and say…

A sweet {little} kiss for my love…

Today it’s Valentine! A day especially  to send your secret crush a love-message. For me Valentine means time to share my love with my loved ones. Today I started sharing a Valentine’s breakfast with my two sons. Seeing their happy faces in the morning is always a joy. Yesterday I made some of these Valentine-lolly-pops ‚A sweet kiss…