High water / Hochwasser

This is one of my favorite places with a good view over the River Rhine. And it is very lonely. Normally. In this times lots of people seem to look for lonely places so this time it was nearly crowded i.e. every few minutes someone passed. I sketches quickly and went home. Normalerweise ist einer… High water / Hochwasser weiterlesen

Contruction site / Baustelle

Benrath is a quiet suburb of Duesseldorf. Normally. During my last visit nearly every street was under construction with noise and action everywhere. And then the nice orange car I wanted to sketch disappeared after only one minute or so… . Eigentlich ist Benrath ein ruhiger Stadtteil am Rande von Düsseldorf, Touristenmagnet wegen des wunderbaren… Contruction site / Baustelle weiterlesen

Construction site / Baustelle

It was windy and way too chilly day to sit outside comfortably. So this is a VERY quick sketch with no pencil lines first. Very unusual for me 😉 . Es war ziemlich kühl und windig auf der Oststraße in Düsseldorf, deshalb wurde es eine SEHR schnelle Skizze. Sogar ohne Bleistiftvorzeichnung, was ziemlich untypisch für… Construction site / Baustelle weiterlesen

drink&draw / Stammtisch

Last week a friend and I had a very nice cup of coffee at a local roasting facility. Well… perhaps two cups. Then we met with other sketcher at our monthly drink&draw at the Destille in Duesseldorf. . Letzte Woche gab es erst mal einen richtig guten Cappu in einer kleinen Rösterei in Bilk. Gut,… drink&draw / Stammtisch weiterlesen

drink&draw / Stammtisch

Yesterday was the monthly drink&draw-meeting from USK Duesseldorf at the lovely pub „Destille“ which means distillery. Lots of hungry and thirsty people and many of them with a sketchbook on the table. . Gestern war Düsseldorfer usk-Stammtisch in der Destille, es war auch dieses Mal wieder sehr wuselig. Zuhauf hungrige und durstige Menschen, und dazwischen… drink&draw / Stammtisch weiterlesen

Shopping mall / Arcaden

Another sketch from a crowded shopping mall with lots of people looking for christmas presents. They were there but hurried by too fast to include them in my sketch 😉 Skizze Nummer 2 vom Ausflug in den vorweihnachtlichen Trubel der Düsseldorf Arcaden. Ich bin zu spät auf die Idee gekommen, dass ein oder zwei Passanten… Shopping mall / Arcaden weiterlesen