I had the most amazing time sketching a bunch of sheep yesterday! It all started out less than positive though. I had just parked the car to paint near a pretty stretch of river scenery when a sturdy female farmer
This past weekend my lovey and I went to help my parents with their new weekend home – well, he helped whilst I milled about with my watercolour kit 🙂 I spent the entire day drawing, painting and giving thanks
Looking out over the dunes on that sunny day. It was simply marvellous. The dunes shone like gold. For this drawing I thought I’d try the curvilinear perspective on this one but it really doesn’t read as such. I’ll have
More visual impressions of our short holiday last week. The sketches were done in the lounge. As the weather was so bad that day, people curled up in the massive leather armchairs with books. It was very cosy 🙂 Hier
I painted this lovely school building in Uelzen on a day with sub-zero temperatures. This means: I packed my stuff in my warm and cosy home, deciding to interrupt a little business trip I had to do that day for
A bit over a week ago a friend gave me a lovely amaryllis, and although there are usually many things I would think of sketching before turning my attention to flowers (they’re complicated subjects), this one was simply irresitible! It
Dear friends, I haven’t been able to post as regularly as I normally do this week. I have been rather preoccupied organising my new ideas using OneNote (which I like – but something analogue like a vision board might also
There is a new page on this website and it’s labelled ‚St. Nicolai 2017‚. I post paintings and drawings of the church of St. Nicolai in Luneburg on this page. St. Nic (as I have started calling it now that
I have a bit of a thing about sketching people on trains (check out this post, this one, this one or this one explaining my approach to travel sketching). Last week, I started a travel sketchbook dedicated to travel sketches.
It’s in the title! Both my parents were steelworkers when they were younger, so when I came back from a walk at theirs with a continuous line drawing of this crane my mum was able to explain everything to me.