white surprise / Überraschung

Last Saturday the world has turned white over night and it was still snowing. So I decided to forget about the things to do because they would wait for me anyway and started a quick sketch before the snow could melt. Letzten Samstag hatten wir einen spontanen Wintereinbruch. Ich habe alles stehen- und liegenlassen und… white surprise / Überraschung weiterlesen

Time for chocolate / Zeit für Schokolade

After two days of rainy cold and grey weather  it was time to visit the charming café called CacaoGalerie once more. There were lots of visitors that must have had the same idea! Je trüber das Wetter um so reizvoller scheint ein Besuch in der CacaoGalerie mit ihren vielen Variationen von heißer Schokolade. Und ich… Time for chocolate / Zeit für Schokolade weiterlesen

flea market / Trödelmarkt

Last saturday Urban Sketchers Duesseldorf/Cologne met at a very charming flea market at Gare du Neuss. So many things to see and sketch that it was hard to decide which one to choose! I didn’t come very far and stayed in the little cafe sketching my surroundings. To be honest only a little part of… flea market / Trödelmarkt weiterlesen

even more / noch mehr davon

It was so much fun to try this positive approach to negative painting that I couldn’t stop. When I start with the first brushstrokes I almost always think something like: What am I doing here? This is going to be a disaster! But when I remind myself that it is only a piece of paper… even more / noch mehr davon weiterlesen