Veronica van de Vorst (hooy)
To draw, you only need paper and a pencil. Can you think of anything simpler?
For me drawing is one of the
truly possible and nice things to do.
Veronica van de Vorst
illustrator and drawing/illustrating teacher
was born in Holland where I spent my childhood in an old typical
dutch farmhouse in the beautiful rural Achterhoek (meaning the back
After Highschool I studied Art and Drawing at the Roosevelt University in Chicago.
I have lived and worked as an illustrator and teacher in Australia for over twenty years and in Berlin in Germany for nine years.
In 2016 I moved back to my homeland Holland (after an absence of nearly thirty
years), where I continued to illustrate and teach in Galery Maaskoe, an old
captains house in Rotterdam overlooking the Maas.
Last year, I moved back to Australia, to be closer again to my children and grandchild. The unique Australian nature and its animals was also a drawcard.
So you see, I´ve been around ...
With the drawing and illustrating lessons I have developed over the years, you will be able to learn to draw and develop you imagination and unique style in a friendly and very effective way.
Over the years I have worked on commissions for,
The Cancer Foundation Australia, Aktion Mensch (the European organisation for integration of people with and without disabilities) Stadtteilzentrum Pankow, Berlin, Ambulante Dienste e.V. Berlin, Magicum Museum Berlin and Galery Maaskoe Rotterdam.
I have had expositions in Caloundra (Australie), Rotterdam and Zutphen (Holland) and Berlin (Germany).