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 who brought pictures of protests in Sudan into my timeline. 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 inform...

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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, articles or podcasts. The combination of words and drawings help recipients understand and remember information especially technical or abstract concepts. You can hire me to sketchnote at your event or visualize your content. Below...

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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. All of the works above are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0...

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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… All of...

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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. All of the works above are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.

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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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