art design skarban
For years I designed houses. But long before I was an architect, as a child I made clothes for my dolls. Later I did that for myself, and later still for my children. After my stint in architecture I decided to return to my first passion … and no longer just to design for myself or my family.
I am still the creative girl I always was, fascinated by watching a cloud in the shape of a dragon, talking with the beetles and dreaming, absorbed by a story, with mud on my cheeks, missing a sock…
Between the materials and tools I constantly discover new forms and make new stories. Literally everything can appeal to me: a leaf on the ground in the woods, a piece of old material, a second-hand sweater… everything that has lived or died is radiant and amazing.
I love practical items of clothing with a touch of humor; a rebellious note, simple and quirky. Also the colorful folklore and culture of the region in the Czech Republic where I come from, I let their voices be heard through my garments.
My personal life history has taught me that anything is possible if only I believe in it. Authenticity is my second nature; and without the connection with the ‘first nature’ I can not breathe. I hope you can find these words – unspoken – in my clothing …
- FOTO’S MINI MODESHOW spring summer 2020 14 juniLiefste vrienden en klanten, De mini-modeshow van juni 2020 is al lang geleden. Ondertussen doen we allemaal ons best om Covid onder controle te houden. Alles heeft een andere dimensie gekregen. Ik ... read more »
- 872Na weer geslaagde mini modeshow wil ik hier in afwachting van de foto’s het volgende nog eens posten: Wie ik ben, kan je lezen in ‘About Me’ https://skarban.be/#about Waarschijnlijk wil je ... read more »