At the beginning life was in Belgium,
where a vivid interest in visual
arts made me study painting and animation movie. After some
exhibitions and movie festivals it was time to look for bigger
With my bike I crossed hills and valleys until I found my
harbour in Porto. This was where Kuskat was created, inspired by a
little girl and my grandmother’s old sewing machine.
It all started
with one small drawing that led to a big family of characters, and
suddenly they were all gaining life on the sewing buttons, aprons and
t-shirts, everything handmade.
The first reactions encouraged me to
develop new ideas such as bread bags, quilts and baby blankets. Every
item is original and has its own story, and as long there’s
imagination and love for what I do Kuskat’s stories will go on…