1960 Born Rotterdam (NL)
1978 -1982 Study occupational therapist, Rotterdam (NL)
2012-2013 Masterclass Surface Design, Leipzig (G), B. Ankenbauer
since 2011 Supplementary Studies at the artist Nancy Crow (USA)
2013-2017 Freie Kunstschule Nürtingen, Baden-Württemberg (G)
2016 Tutor Freie Kunstschule Nürtingen (G), open atelier/textile
  Lives and works in Albstadt (G) and Amsterdam (NL)
since 2018 Working as a leader of the arts department with people with alzheimer in Amsterdam