Sgraffito Technique – Series part 2

Sgraffito Technique – Series part 2

Sgraffito Technique - Series part 2 This is the second part of a series of Sgraffito paintings that I did for the art academy. The term Sgraffito is usually associated with wall decor and ceramic surfaces and comes from the Italian word... Weiterlesen
Sgraffito Technique – Series Part 1

Sgraffito Technique – Series Part 1

Sgraffito Technique - Series Part 1 This is the first part of a series of Sgraffito paintings that I did for the art academy. The term Sgraffito is usually associated with wall decor and ceramic surfaces and comes from the Italian... Weiterlesen
Vegetable Still Life – Fineliner Drawing

Vegetable Still Life – Fineliner Drawing

After taking some time off for redesigning my webpage (check it out!), I am back to posting some drawings. The following still life with organic vegetables shows one red cabbage, one kohlrabi with leaves and several yellow turnips. I did... Weiterlesen
Memories of Vacation

Memories of Vacation

Now that the 30in30 Challenge is over, I lost the routine a little bit. Of course, I will continue to draw and post my drawings, just not quite as often.   This latest drawing is again part of my homework... Weiterlesen
Pencil Mikado

Pencil Mikado

This still-life consisting of pencils, also called Pencil Mikado, named after the well-known pick-up sticks game, is on my list of homework for the art academy. So, I decided to work on it today. Again I had some unexpected challenges:... Weiterlesen
Fruit Bowl III

Fruit Bowl III

Here is the same arrangement again -  a still life with apples and a banana in a bowl, artistically arranged on a drapery. After doing it yesterday in graphite and today in coal, I did it a third time -... Weiterlesen
Fruit Bowl II

Fruit Bowl II

You might recognize this still life - a still life with apples and a banana in a bowl, artistically arranged on a drapery. Yesterday I did it in graphite and today in coal which requires a very different approach for... Weiterlesen
Fruit Bowl

Fruit Bowl

After a break yesterday I am back and need to catch up. So, here is my #23 - a still life with apples and a banana in a bowl, artistically arranged on a drapery. This way I can start to... Weiterlesen
Kitchen Still Life

Kitchen Still Life

My latest drawing was quite a bit of work but now I am happy how it turned out. It is part of my homework for the Leonardo Art Academy. The assignment was a still life with two bottles, one can... Weiterlesen
An apple a day …

An apple a day …

Two busy days threw me off schedule with my drawings, and even more so with posting my pieces. So, without further ado - here is my #6 - a still life with apples that would look much better in color.... Weiterlesen
LKS Basic Course 1

LKS Basic Course 1

LKS Basic Course 1 After two test classes, I decided to do the whole two-year study program and these are some of the pieces we did during the first class. [ngg_images source="galleries" container_ids="83" display_type="photocrati-nextgen_pro_thumbnail_grid" override_thumbnail_settings="0" thumbnail_width="200" thumbnail_height="200" thumbnail_crop="0" images_per_page="0" border_size="0" border_color="#eeeeee"... Weiterlesen