Certified artist Royal art academy, Marjolein Kruijt

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Artist and illustrator Marjolein KruijtWelcome to the website of dutch artist Marjolein Kruijt. She is specialized in capturing nature and animals on canvas. The collection of paintings presented here show Marjoleins passion for them.

•She’s an author of 2 books on animal painting, available in 2 languages.  The English translation of her first book is available with the title ‘Drawing and Painting animals with Expression‘.
•Graduated from two art academies then becoming a fulltime artist for over 23 years now.
•Illustrator for many (inter)national art magazines and numerous other publications. Marjolein exhibits worldwide.
•Recently she worked two years on 2 oracle card decks for HayHouse UK.
•She appeared several times on Dutch TV
•Her animal and PET portraits are in great demand after her tv appearances since early ’00.
•Inspired by the essence of her subjects, she aims to capture their essence as a ‘spiritual ambassador for animals‘, to open people up to connect with animals more from the heart. Each painting has an unique story: personal, mystical, funny or symbolic. Marjoleins artwork is a direct expression, searching for more insight in life beyond plain figuration of natures beauty. Interested in animal communication, crystal healing, spirituality and ascension her artwork develops alongside.

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'Ruwharige teckel', portret 10x10 cm, acryl op papier (verkocht)Testimonials of customers

Read enthousiastic reviews of buyers on Marjoleins Art and commissions from 1996-2022:  Read>

Portrait paintings of dogs in commission. Photo of the dog & the painting.

Interested in placing a portrait commission or buying an existing painting?

•There is more (free designed) art in the studio available than is shown on the website. Contact me with questions on topics or step by!
•Most works of art are framed, which gives a better picture of the whole.
•Examples of more portrait commissions can be seen in the studio, after which a design can be developed.
• If the distance is too big, we discuss everything by phone and/or email. Marjolein has made hundreds of commissions on long distance. Previews and pre designs are part of the process, so no problem! CONTACT.

Read more about portrait commissions and prices here


NEW! instructional PDF Maine coon in oil

Instruction article Maine coon in oil by Marjolein Kruijt

Learn how Marjolein Kruijt paints realistic fur in oil. Layer by layer. Which paints, brushes, mediums she uses and some inside tips. She shares some details she hasn’t talked about in previous publications. Making this a great masterclass to add alongside her books.
Pages: 7 pages  in PDF

NEW! Oracle cards

'The Magic of Unicorns Oracle cards' Orakelkaarten Marjolein Kruijt & Diana Cooper

Available now: a 44-oracle card deck illustrated by Marjolein Kruijt. “Magic of the Unicorns” with Diana Cooper / HayHouse
You receive a free unicorn sticker on orders through this website. Upon request Marjolein can sign your copy in the booklet.

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