Benrath Castle / Schloß Benrath

Last weekend some sketchers met at Benrath Castle in the south of Duesseldorf. It is small but very pretty and is surrounded by nice gardens. The castle seemed a bit overambitious on that beautiful summer day. So I choose some of the statues behind the castle to be my motive. It is rather a collage… Benrath Castle / Schloß Benrath weiterlesen

Little Statue / kleine Statue

This little lady is standing near famous old town in Duesseldorf. There is a lot going on around Ehra (that’s her name) but I wanted to focus on the girl. . Diese junge Dame namens Ehra steht am alten Hafenbecken in der Düsseldorfer Altstadt. Es ist eine Menge los um sie herum, aber ich wollte… Little Statue / kleine Statue 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