It’s not that I wasn’t sketching or painting but I didn’t find the time to prepare a blogpost. I was involved in a little accident last week that kept me off track for a few days. But now things start to get back to normal… I hope:-) So here are some of last weeks sketches!… Long time no see! weiterlesen
Once a year it happens that I come home with a little bunch of flowers I bought for myself. And these flowers of course will be sketched more than once. You must have guessed that already, haven’t you? The first try was a very fast one in the evenig when it was already nearly dark.… Tulips / Tulpen weiterlesen
Here are two more 10-minute-sketches from the workshop (here are the first two). The second one looks a bit pale but somehow I like it too. Hier sind noch zwei 10-Minuten-Skizzen vom Workshop (hier sind die ersten beiden). Die zweite Blüte fällt ein wenig blass aus, aber ich mag sie trotzdem… irgendwie.
Last Saturday I attended a watercolor workshop. The aim was to catch amaryllis within 10 minutes time for each one and focus on the form. A good practice for me because I am too slow and like to fiddle around too much. Although it was hard for me to hurry up I like the results… fast Amaryllis weiterlesen
I pick some of these wonderful pink flowers every year and try to paint them. This year for #WorldWatercolorMonth the aim was to be very loose… quite hard for me! I had to watch some Andrew-Geeson-videos on youtube first :-]] And thanks to Jill now I know for shure the flowers are peavines! See her… Peavine / Platterbsen weiterlesen
The plan I had was something like „divide the paper into 4 sections and paint different loose tulips in each segment“ but somehow I ended up with 4 very similar and not very loose tulips 🙂 Der Plan war eigentlich, auf einem Blatt 4 völlig verschiedene frühlingshafte Tulpenbilder möglichst locker hinzupinseln. Irgendwie endete es dann… Tulips / Ein Tulpenexperiment weiterlesen
Lately I saw a video by Andrew Geeson and his very loosely approach to watercolor. Normally I’m more the kind of see-every-petal-type but I want to change that. So I tried to copy his picture. And I’m quite happy with the result. But I must admit: it is very small:-) Neulich habe ich ein… locker genug / loose flowers weiterlesen