White Swans, Black Swans
Posted 2 years ago and submitted by Rachelle Meyer | Share link: http://illo.cc/69571


I’ve been chanting this Dutch nursery rhyme in my head a lot over the past year as I walked the streets of Amsterdam with my mind on the United Kingdom – and even more so over the past couple of weeks. There are such striking parallels to current events, I felt compelled to translate and illustrate it. You’ll find the English translation at the top, and the original Dutch version follows it.



Rachelle Meyer
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Amsterdam, Netherlands
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Rachelle Meyer was born in the state of Texas and spent most of her childhood with her nose in a book. Reading became the wellspring for her continuing passions in life: drawing, s… Show more.

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Kinderjury 2018, Nominated Hotze de Roosprijs 2018
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