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Pencils & Pasta.
I am Annemarie, an illustrator from Rotterdam, The Netherlands. I would love to draw your favorite recipe and make you a unique and personal gift!



Laura Pipkin

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original gift


I ordered a custom recipe poster for my mom of her favorite cookie recipe. Annemarie quickly responded and only one week later the poster arrived. It turned out beautifully and it is such an original gift! My mom was very surprised!


MARJET - July 11, 2018




Better than I could have ever imagined! A very special gift!


ARIELLA COHEN - March 4, 2017



would definitely recommend

Absolutely gorgeous! It came quickly and well-packaged so it wouldn't get damaged. A note for buyers though, if you order it on antique paper, you may need to get a custom sized mat for a frame. Not an issue, but something to be aware of (it's stated in the product description as well). Definitely would recommend!!!


KIRSTIN LARSON - December 29, 2016



a very unique gift

Annemarie did a beautiful job with my order! I sent her a recipe and she created a design with illustrations and free hand writing that was perfect. She interpreted exactly what the recipe called for with balance, color, and a light hearted design.
She was easy to communicate with and very timely. This became a very unique gift to give to someone special! Thank you, Annemarie!


LAURA PIPKIN - July 10, 2015




Annemarie's work is amazing! I commissioned two pieces by her close to christmas and she not only did a beautiful job on both, but she also got them to me in time for the holidays. I will absolutely buy more from her in the future and have referred her to my whole family. 100% satisfied!


DANNY - January 6, 2015



Beautiful job

Annemarie did a beautiful job with my recipe, down to asking for and illustrating specific brands of tomatoes and spices I use. She also shipped it just a few days after I ordered it. I will definitely be a return customer.


A. WEISGALL - March 15, 2016



Family Recipe

Annemarie did an amazing job illustrating a family recipe for me. I could not recommend her enough. It's absolutely beautiful!


LAURA LEE HEINZE - December 9, 2016




Can't say enough great things about this product! The quality is outstanding, the illustration so perfect. I originally intended to give it to my mom as a Mother's Day gift, but liked it so much I ended up keeping it! I will probably have another one done for mom for Christmas. My only suggestion would be to be specific if there are certain brands you'd like to have featured. One of the brands used on mine (can't remember if it was the flour or baking powder) wasn't a brand I was familiar with. Not a big deal, but for any further orders I'll specify US brands that I normally use. Again, I couldn't be more please with this purchase and highly recommend!


JULIE REUTER - June 8, 2017




Got a custom recipe done for my boyfriend and it came out beautifully. I just gave it to him, he loves it!


CARRIE BATOZECH - May 19, 2017



whimsical yet detailed

Annemarie did an amazing job. I ordering a illustrated recipe poster for a Christmas present for my Mom, and it is exactly what I wanted. She was easy to communicate with, and always responded quickly and was very friendly. Her artwork is whimsical yet detailed, and I will definitely be ordering from her again.


KAYLA LEE - December 13, 2015



JUST HOW i'd imagined

Buying a custom artwork is always a little scary, but mine was just how I'd imagined it from her samples on the listing. It arrived nicely packaged and in good time, especially important in the run up to Christmas. Thanks!


LUKE CAMERON - February 3, 2015

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