Reinventing toolsets in working with nature.. In itself the materials present themselves in all stages.

The quest for capturing and preserving life is researched and tested.

Methodology-01- Flowerpress

Printing techniques for wallpapers and fabrics. Where disregarded and rejected flowers are plucked/collected

from the abundance of nature or markets. And before the whiter stamped into the materials with a hammer

and wooden blocks. In the rythm of blockprinting each flower illustrated an imprint.

Fixated with secret decoctions making the imprints lasting on the surfacing.

Methodology-02-Encaustic Methodology

~Enkaustikos / = To heat or to burn

through beeswax castings /mouldings.


flower extraction tools

4 species dissected

a bouquet of flowers, flowerfabrics, traced ornament

flower press fabrics

the process ofbloom


wildfabrics extraction


wildflowers-imprint archive

casted rose bloom


casted tulip

traced flower pattern


fabrication of blossom

table manners

sensuous scent

preserving form and essence lab

varied fragrances

white lily chandelier

casting process


lily chandelier casted from various stages of lily's bloom







- the flowerlab/flowerreadings, ~ performative nature,cooking design in powercutted Bangalore 2018

- do not dissapear on me, installation on finding the queen, Walkin Studio Bangalore 2018

- sensuous scents at Design Trajectories in Temporary Art Centre, TAC Netherlands 2017

- Leftover love and Other Stories, Soloshow 13 works; Shaving Kit, Ectasy, cloud, forbidden fruit, mirror mirror, big appetite, it will last forever i promise, ten rose bushes , candle light, pillow talk, flowerbed, entrances, doormat. Lakeeren gallery, curated by Arshiya Lokhandwala ,Bombay India 2015

- In Bloom, witte dame/ Eindhoven, NL

- In Bloom, fabrics/wallpapers, Van Abbe Museum, selected for the materialprize Eindhoven/ NL 2012