This is my blog where you can find drawings, thoughts and reports.

  • The Sudan Sketchnote

    A few months ago I started following Sara Elhassan aka Munchkin which brought pictures of protests in Sudan into my timeline. But I didn’t get invested until a video by this courageous young Instagram user Zara (@musaltd) made me dig deeper: Over and over I listened to Zara’s speech and I realized I had to...

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  • Malweene's Sketchnote Portfolio

    Sketchnoting is a fast and engaging method to visualize and simplify content from a wide range of sources like conference talks, videos, papers, articles or podcasts. The combination of words and drawings help recipients understand and retain information especially technical or abstract concepts. Below a small collection of my work: The miseducation of this machine...

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  • Render Conference 2016

    In April I attended Render Conf in Oxford UK. Render Conf was a two day frontend conference packed with truly inspirational talks and community activities. During and after the conference my feelings were somewhere between absolutely in love, confused and heart-broken, when the conference was over. ♥ ♥ ♥ Read below why you should go...

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  • Comic Style Street Portraits II

    Here is another set of portraits of people I met. Sometimes I leave out parts and don’t color them because it looks more interesting. Moreover, I have to admit that sometimes I do color the clothes differently than on the original picture.

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  • Comic Style Street Portraits

    In 2013 I started portraying people on the streets. I asked them if I could take a picture and made an illustration afterwards. I was interested in trying to create a ligne claire illustration based on the picture. Modern fashion styles and interesting looking people inspired me. Here are some of the portraits…

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  • Public Transport Portraits

    Earlier this year I started to portrait people in the Berlin public transport. I am spending more than an hour every day in the trains so with drawing people I can use the waiting time in a meaningful way while practicing my portrait skills. I try not to disturb people. I draw them mostly when...

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  • Fairies in Barcelona

    I met this two women dressed in white dresses in Carrer dels Tallers in Barcelona. And here are some portraits with bikes.

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  • Chaos Communication Camp 2015

    This year I attended the Chaos Communication Camp, which is a five-day open-air event organized by the Chaos Computer Club and a lot of volunteers. People from all over the world came together to discuss technical, social and political topics. They built their tent villages and cool electronic/light installations. The Ziegeleipark Mildenberg was a great...

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