Anna Sikkes Anna Sikkes

The Netherlands, Raalte   Anna Sikkes illustrator
Pelican island

I have a fascination for adventurous places. In my mind I pictured this wooden house on a stone island surrounded by pelicans. An old seafarer lives on this island. Where would it go next time? This was an experiment where I also played with collage. Technique: collage, acrylic paint, colored pencil, ecoline

Birth announcement Card
Birth card I made for a customer of mine. They wanted something special and unique for there baby to come. A precious memory to hold. They loved campers and being outside. The mother was also a writer and made music. The dad loved cars a lot.
Girl and dino | Free work
'Girl and Dino' is free work that I made for my own logo. The little girl represent me when I was younger. Back than as a little kid I would become a butterfly farmer and I loved dino's.
Catch the love | Free work
Catch the love is free work that I made for the Happy Valentines countdown of
Pelican Island | Free work
Pelican Island is free work that I made. I was inspired by the father of a friend who was a sailor man and went on a journey.
Who loves the world
'Who loves the world' is the title of the poem for which I made this illustration. The illustration was made for a poetry card by poet Û.  

About me

Colorful illustrations that connect people! Hello, I'm Anna Sikkes, illustrator with a big love for storytelling. I create colorful, playful and detailed illustrations that make people happy and suprise. Make the world a happy place together with your story! That's my mission! Specialised in: 

Let me draw your story that stands out!
  • Illustrations with a handmade feel and texture.
  • I've been working for 9 years as an independent illustrator for various clients including book publishers and design agencies.
  • I draw traditionally by hand and digitally (photoshop and procreate). Combine these two for breathtaking illustrations.
With a good dose of enthusiasm, humor and drive I help you to capture your vision. What can I do for you? Let me know! Call or email me for an informal conversation or a free brainstorm session.

genre : Book, Character Design, Education, Logo, Fiction, Printed Media

technique : Mixed Media, Color Pencil, Gouache, Linocut, Pen & Ink, Watercolor