Tessa is a visual thinker, who starts her projects by mindmapping out her thoughts. As a hands-on explorer she creates her own libraries to work with. It can be a library of color samples, material research or paper models. To translate her thoughts into a matter, Tessa prefers to work on a small scale. Color plays an important role in her design work.

Tessa mainly lays her focus on product and graphic design. In january 2018 she graduated at Design Academy Eindhoven, man and activity. Currently she is studying communication design MA at ESAD, Porto.