more sparrows / Spatzen

Some more sparrows. Now at least my appartment is full of them! And it is fun to play around with brusho colours and ink and watercolour to see what works best. Noch mehr Spatzen sind entstanden. Es macht aber auch wirklich Spaß, an einem Thema auszuprobieren, was am besten funktioniert… Brusho-Farben, Tinte, Aquarell… alles zusammen…:-)… more sparrows / Spatzen weiterlesen

Sparrows / Sperlinge

When I was a kid there were many sparrows everywhere. In the parks, near a cafe or a playground. Nowadays they are hard to find and while I was wondering why I started doodling around. And ended up -surprise!- with some mixed media sparrows! Irgendwie ist mir aufgefallen, dass es im Gegensatz zu früher kaum… Sparrows / Sperlinge weiterlesen

japanese / ein klein wenig Japan

Last Sunday urban sketchers Duesseldorf/Colonge met at a center for japanese culture in Duesseldorf. There is a really marvellous temple, a wonderful garden and so much to see and sketch that we all agreed to go there again! Letzten Sonntag trafen sich die USKler Düsseldorf/Köln beim Eko-Haus, einem Zentrum für japanische Kultur. Es gibt einen… japanese / ein klein wenig Japan weiterlesen

River Rhine the 3rd / Hochwasser die 3.

I took another attempt to capture the flood water. Better prepared than yesterday with two trousers, gloves, scarf and so on. But there was more wind this time so I started freezing very soon and gave up after the first wash on sky and water. The rest of the colour was added at home when… River Rhine the 3rd / Hochwasser die 3. weiterlesen