Cherry Blossoms

Cherry Blossoms

Cherry Blossoms Cherry Blossoms are a major theme in the area where I live. Among other things a road bicycle race is named after it, as well as a public hiking event, and several buildings have "cherry blossoms" in their... Weiterlesen
Rose II

Rose II

Originally, I wanted to try the same rose from the last post with a fineliner. After two bad starts, I went back to a pencil with a different rose. Still, I was too tired and could not finish the same... Weiterlesen
Dutch Heath

Dutch Heath

Here is a later entry for my series on Dutch landscapes. I did a similar one in August but wanted one in landscape format. The heath on the southern edge of Ermelo in the Netherlands is close to full bloom,... Weiterlesen
Lake Crossing, Mali

Lake Crossing, Mali

This is another painting based on one of my favorite photos - a Boso pirogue (dugout canoe) carries people across the lake of Selengué in the south of Mali. The setting sun bathed everything in orange light and is beautifully... Weiterlesen
Cold flames

Cold flames

Here is yesterday's painting in which I experimented with unusual color combinations.