urban sketching

Sunday was a wonderful day for a meeting at Duesseldorf „media harbour“. Perfect weather and so much to sketch I could hardly decide where to start. We had lots of fun and a nice picknick too! Ein tolles Zeichnertreffen war das Sonntag am Medienhafen in Düsseldorf. Perfektes Wetter, perfekte Location… und so viele Motive, ich… urban sketching weiterlesen

home grown strawberries/ eigene Ernte

Sometimes I can be cruel to myself. I had to paint the two strawberries first and after doing so I allowed myself to eat the whole harvest 🙂 But there are more to come…   Manchmal bin ich gemein zu mir selbst. Hier musste ich auch erst mal die Erdbeeren malen, bevor ich mir erlaubt… home grown strawberries/ eigene Ernte weiterlesen

At the Rhine / Am Rhein

It was a wonderful and sunny afternoon down at the Rhine near Düsseldorf. Only the wind wasn’t that gentle and tried to kidnap my papertowel twice… but I got it back. Ein wunderbarer Nachmittag bei bestem Wetter am Rheinufer. Nur Wind war nicht ganz so nett und hat zweimal meinen Mallappen entführt… nach einem kurzen… At the Rhine / Am Rhein weiterlesen

not so clever / nicht besonders schlau

Recently I visited the Schloßpark in Benrath and wanted to paint some statues. They are very patient and stand still for a long time. So I packed my stuff and looked for a nice spot so sit and paint. And when I reached for the paintbox to color my sketch it wasn’t there! Can you… not so clever / nicht besonders schlau weiterlesen