Lëtz Create – Edith van den Heuvel

Each month, Miranda van den Heuvel talks to creative people in Luxembourg and says “look, Luxembourg is creative! Here’s how and where!” The December talk is with jazz singer Edith van den Heuvel. 1. What is CREATIVITY? To me creativity is when new and original ideas come up in your head and you implement these new ideas […]

It’s written on the star

I found an old French book at the market the other day. It was not in its best shape, but I liked the old paper and the fonts. It didn’t take me long before I decided to transform the book into Christmas ornaments. Here is how you make a star… You can of course use a […]

Lëtz Create – Mea Bateman

Each month, Miranda van den Heuvel talks to creative people in Luxembourg and says “look, Luxembourg is creative! Here’s how and where!” The October talk is with artist Mea Bateman. 1. What is CREATIVITY? For me creativity is about letting my imagination run free, giving my curiosity plenty of space, and not being afraid to try new […]

Creative artist on two continents

Christina Roos is a Swedish ceramist, illustrator and assistant professor, with studios in Houston and on an island in Gothenburg’s archipelago. She gets inspiration from her everyday life. The tasks are many, and so are the challenges. The electrical gate opens silently an early morning hour. The low building, covered with corrugated iron, sits lonely […]

Lëtz Create – Signe Admine-Bugeja

Each month, Miranda van den Heuvel talks to creative people in Luxembourg and says “look, Luxembourg is creative! Here’s how and where!” The September talk is with glass artist and designer Signe Admine-Bugeja. 1. What is CREATIVITY? Creativity is taking everyday objects and look at them from different perspectives. It is a process whereby, trough a playful, […]

Visit Semaphore Art Studios

SEMAPHORE ART STUDIOS was founded in 2008 in the charming old train station Oetrange Gare by Swedish artist painter Jeanette Bremin. Luxembourgish printmaker and painter Diane Jodes joined Jeanette in 2011, and American painter and sculptor Robert Hall in 2013. This October, you can discover the recent works of these artists in a unique and friendly […]

Lëtz Create – Sandra Wersand-Quell

Each month, Miranda van den Heuvel talks to creative people in Luxembourg and says “look, Luxembourg is creative! Here’s how and where!” The August talk is with jewelry maker Sandra Wersand-Quell. 1. What is CREATIVITY? Creativity is taking things you’ve seen, heard or experienced, turning them around, taking them apart and combining them in a new […]

Lëtz Create – Gabriela Pinaud

Each month, Miranda van den Heuvel talks to creative people in Luxembourg and says “look, Luxembourg is creative! Here’s how and where!” The July talk is with Gabriela Pinaud, creative director of her own studio offering various creative services.  1. What is CREATIVITY? Creativity to me is the art of finding alternative solutions to everyday situations – […]

DIY: Bedroom facelift

Is your bedroom bland and simple and in need of a face lift? Here are two quick and easy DIY’s: 1) Buy a piece of fabric (I bought one at Ikea that looks like old, weathered plank) and simply nail it to the wall with small, black nails.   2) Another easy way to zest up for example the guestroom is to […]

Lëtz Create – Martine Gales

Each month, Miranda van den Heuvel talks to creative people in Luxembourg and says “look, Luxembourg is creative! Here’s how and where!” The May talk is with US-based Luxembourgish designer and founder of Timeless Pieces, Martine Gales. 1. What is CREATIVITY? Creativity eludes clear definition. One of my favorite quotes is “Creativity is intelligence having fun” (Albert Einstein). […]