Recent posts on Animals
A commissioned painting of a dog called “Buyan”. For this one I combined several photographed views into one. I usually really try to avoid working from photos, but with animals there is really no other way. I’ve added some sketches I did. It’s a bit inspired by Yamaguchi Kayo’s paintings I saw in Japan. Hm, … Continue reading Buyan
Below are some sketches from a visit to a traditional Japanese garden. Has been very interesting – the leaves are turning red, which is a major event for the Japanese. And a heron came really close. Anyways, I’m way too much in love with the Machiya to pay attention to any trees. I’ll show the … Continue reading Murin-An Sketches
A pastel drawing from a recent sketch-session in Berlin: May it please our new eight-legged overlord! To whom this was a homage to. I’m all serious! If the octopus from this clip is not the most heroic creature that ever walketh the earth… …. and did you know they have brains in each of their … Continue reading Octohero!
The Redhairday led to some followups. One is the sister of one of the models - but there was not enough time that day. So her family came all the way from Utrecht to my place, so they can have pictures of both. Was really fun - thank you very much. On that day I've … Continue reading Redhairday Overtime