Ellen de Bruijn is an illustrator and Graphic designer who lives and work in Utrecht, the Netherlands.
She graduated, specializing in illustration on the HKU 'Hoge school voor de kunsten', Utrecht (2012). Ellen loves to illustrate lighthearted, and uses lots of color, bold and minimalistic shapes, try to create worlds and is a bit obsessed with cats and other animals.
She loves to make packages, products, pins, textile, portraits of humans or animals and so on :) Her work is a mix between hand made elements and digital technique. She makes her own silkscreens in her studio in Utrecht.
✨ Golden kitties ✨ enjoying their life ✨Exited about this collaboration with @leseditionsdupaon! Moreeee coming soon. 💛1 dag geleden
🌙✨ Wintery cozy portrait for a very special and lovely family ✨💛 With again an ’Utrechtse’ touch! Can you tell?2 dagen geleden
💙 Portrait for a cute handsome couple and their newborn walking along the canals of Utrecht like they love to do.💙And I am curious: - and maybe it's hard to guess - but if you know Utrecht.. can you tell where this is?1 week geleden
These 9 post ✨ are the ones you liked the most in 2019! My #bestnine 💙 • 1. On top: Lieke Martens for @nikewomen, On both sides, self initiated work for an exhibition at @puhashop; who also released a short portrait movie about me this year, made by @ponyfilm (you can find it in my pinned stories) 🎥 • 2. On the left side my fav screenprint-upholstery project with my sis @bystudiolouis, and on the right a personal drawing of my great-grandma when she was a young woman. • 3. Two portraits, -the left one is the biggest group of friends I ever did!-. & some colorful postcards on flowery Elba last summer. 🌸 AND last but not least: Joop, the shining star in the middle. ✨ We adopted him in the very beginning of this year: 6 January 2019 ✨ definitely a big highlight! ❤️ Thank you all so much for your support, assignments, orders, comments, likes and love this year 😘😘😘 XXX #screenprinting #silkscreening #upholstery #design #illustration #risoprint #postcards #cats #animals #girls #birds #colors #joopdekater #handmade1 maand geleden
Just bringing you some more cat’s enjoying their life on this gray and cold Monday. This episode: the kitchen. 🥣🍨🍷1 maand geleden
☁️🍂🥀 Overthinking 🥀☁️🍂 I only have a few of these prints and they are not for sale in my shop, so if you like one, please send me a DM 💌 (size is 30x40, price €30,-)1 maand geleden
💙🍡🍷 Cats enjoying life 🍷🍡🌸 These kitties are all made as personal dairy doodles; the first one from this selection was the noodle snack cat; based on the besttt ramen diners ever in Japan (vacation 2017, already 2 years ago 😭) or the last time we visited aunt titi’s flat in Paris in 2018: (the flat is no longer in de family unfortunately) There I drew the lost kittiess called ’when on vacay and you don't know the way’. Annnd the one with the red wine, we'll yeah that's based on every weekend 🍷 Cheers! 😘2 maanden geleden
☁️ Hiii this is Rosa ☁️ the 16-years old cat from my oma (grandmother). Rosa lives by us’: +2 months already since oma died and she is shy but brave and entirely weird haha! She’ is doing better & better and I am happy that I can take care of my grannies cat, that feels good. 👵🏻🐈😾😾😾2 maanden geleden