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

River Rhine the 3rd / Hochwasser die 3.

I took another attempt to capture the flood water. Better prepared than yesterday with two trousers, gloves, scarf and so on. But there was more wind this time so I started freezing very soon and gave up after the first wash on sky and water. The rest of the colour was added at home when… River Rhine the 3rd / Hochwasser die 3. weiterlesen

More river Rhine / nochmal der Rhein

Yesterday I was in Himmelgeist in the south of Duesseldorf to have another look at the flood water. It wasn’t too cold at first so I started to sketch. Some of the people seemed to find this more interesting than the river itself:-) Starting from this spot in summer you have to go about another… More river Rhine / nochmal der Rhein weiterlesen