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Tessa van Balen
Tessa van Balen
Allround creative.
I just love design. Not only from nine to five.

I’m Tessa van Balen. I’m a 26 years old ambitious, driven and allround designer. I started working as a freelancer in 2010, at the age of 17. Since then I worked for some awesome clients, companies and people. I decided to stop my freelance activities to become a fulltime visual/motion designer, but I’m always available for awesome stuff. Don’t hesitate to drop me a line through the form.

  • Ambitious

    I always try to aim high. The sky isn't the limit (although this sound cheesy, it's true).

  • Allround

    Thought myself to draw, learned graphic design and made myself into an animator.

  • Driven

    Always looking for new techniques, new approaches and new knowledge.

  • critical

    "To avoid criticism say nothing, do nothing, be nothing." ― Elbert Hubbard.


Grafisch Lyceum

Animation & audiovisual design


Fine art & design

Hogeschool Utrecht

Communication & multimedia design

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