River Rhine again / nochmals der Rhein

The first sketch was made on a very hot Saturday near Meerbusch Nierst and was done superquick because of some wasps being very curious what might be under the hat I was wearing. Diese Skizze zeig das Ufer bei Meerbusch Nierst und ich war sehr schnell fertig. Zum einen war es ziemlich heiß und zum… River Rhine again / nochmals der Rhein weiterlesen

Two statues / Zwei Statuen

This two statues are made by artist Hannelore Köhler. The standing lady is pretty small and resides in Duesseldorf oldtown. The sitting figure has found a very nice place in a park. I pass her nearly every day on my way to work. Nowadays there are lots of geese around. Perhaps she likes the company?… Two statues / Zwei Statuen weiterlesen

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A statue in the park showing Adam and Eve after they lost their paradise. The artist Peter Breuer did such a good job back in 1894 that the scene is really heartbreaking. And the back of Eva is a real eyecatcher 🙂 . Diese Statue im Floragarten stellt Adam und Eva nach der Vertreibung aus… #30x30DirectWatercolor2018 19 weiterlesen

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This young lady stands hidden in a park fitting her sandals. She is very attractive but I’m afraid in my version due to not sketching in pencil first she looks a bit odd and some parts of her became way too big:-]] . Diese Dame steht etwas versteckt in einem Park und bindet ihre Sandalen.… #30x30DirectWatercolor2018 09 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