Many years ago, during the time when I lived in New Zealand, my dad and I travelled the country together. We went many beautiful places, and we also stayed in a little farmhouse near the shores of Lake Pukaki for
Another jab at clouds, this time with a few more clouds and in watercolour. This is the little harbour of Tespe on the River Elbe not far from me. Ein weiteres Wolkenbild, diesmal mit mehr Gewölk (yay!) und als Aquarell.
This barn ranks second on my list of paintings from the weekend. Sitting there in the sun on my little stool and painting it was a very enjoyable experience. The bumblebees were humming and the birds were singing all around
This is an attempt at a sunset. The sky had only just cleared for the first time that day and I thought ’now or never‘ and set out. Time was of the essence, and the only spot that I could
We were in Hamburg last week and had lunch in a rustic little restaurant on the water. Going back up to the street afterwards I saw a spectacular light display: a group of people deep in the shadows and dramatic
This row of freight cars is parked on an unused railway track near my parents‘ home. I love walking along the tracks there. Because this was part of the steelworks railway system, the tracks lead to all kinds of industrial
Every town or township has its own unique little watertower, or several of them. I loved this one in Salisbury, North Carolina because it looks smooth and new and a bit like a bubble. I wish I had have come
It’s after work in a small town, so what do you do? You walk home with your work mate discussing stuff that happened during the day or gossiping, and you don’t care at all about the lovely small town sunset
This is a little moonscape that I am working on. I have taken photos from in between so you can see how the painting came together (or not). The stage it is at right now was to be the final
The frosty morning painting I had thought I would work on today seemed frightening all of a sudden, so I tried something else: a frosty sunset (it’s winter time after all).