“As an artist, it is my role to express how I truly experience this life, what I really feel, what we actually all feel deep inside. A reflection of our connected lives and the pain that is attached to it.”

Ilse’s audience is sensitive to the trend not only to pay attention to the head, but also to the heart. They are generally sensitive, environmentally conscious and in need of deepening. They like to be brought to other thoughts. The deepest underlying desire is perhaps reassurance, acceptance and hope.