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GIVEAWAY – launch of limited edition affirmation journal range!

GIVEAWAY – launch of limited edition affirmation journal range!

It’s here! It’s my range of limited edition affirmation journals! I’m excited to share my new range with you! This very special project where I got to collaborate with Londonderry and Brook, ‘a Specialist Branding and Print Production Agency’ based in Kwazulu Natal, South Africa.  I connected with Lin […]

Women and suicide – Kate Spade leaves us and I am not surprised

Women and suicide – Kate Spade leaves us and I am not surprised

Mental health is not a new topic for me I started blogging in 2011 with Yve’s Corner. I only started writing about mental health, specifically women and suicide, with my own experiences as the focus in 2012. In that same year, I started Our Lived Experiences, […]

Review of Yvette Hess AVA Western Cape ArtReach Solo Exhibition – Yvette Hess

Review of Yvette Hess AVA Western Cape ArtReach Solo Exhibition – Yvette Hess

For me, as an emerging female visual artist, there’s so much more to just creating art. The process of creation itself is multifaceted and the complexity of being everything to everyone adds to it. If we include living with mental health issues and all that […]

Featuring Jo Petzer from Cosmic Creations – Local Creatives in South Africa

Featuring Jo Petzer from Cosmic Creations – Local Creatives in South Africa

Graphic design in South Africa When I think “graphic design”, I used to think “Photoshop”, “ag, come on, this is easy” and “Can’t I just do it myself?”. Now, graphic design in South Africa holds new meaning and understanding. This, especially since I move heavily […]

A round-up of my latest commissioned oil paintings – Yvette Hess Art

A round-up of my latest commissioned oil paintings – Yvette Hess Art

When you take on a commission, you’re initially filled with a sense of buzzing energy. When I do commissioned oil paintings, I like to get excited by the client’s story and of course, I think I’m invincible and tell myself things like: “You got this!” “Come […]

What is Yvette up to?

What is Yvette up to?

Hello! Yes I’ve been busy. I know someone is out there rolling their eyes thinking, “Aren’t we all?” I guess so. I think the difference comes in how we react to what life throws at us and our capability (at any given moment) of dealing with it. […]

Works for Sale

Works for Sale

Hello hello! Welcome to my new site! I decided to just do a short post and create a gallery for you check out my more recent work that’s for sale. They are mostly for the Darling Wildflower festival happening the 16th-18th September in South Africa. I […]


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