Monument Valley, UT

Monument Valley, UT

Recently I discovered a new website, where photographers offer their photos for artists to paint - PaintMyPhoto. This is a great idea! So, I decided to try it out and this is the first result. The mountains in Monument Valley... Weiterlesen
Sunset in Half Moon Bay, CA

Sunset in Half Moon Bay, CA

Here is a second favorite vacation picture from Eileen. She wrote: The sunsets were taken at Half Moon Bay in Santa Cruz, California. I was with E and K (a young couple that I know), and we'd been staying with... Weiterlesen
Sunflowers in Arizona

Sunflowers in Arizona

Here is the second painting based on a vacation picture. Eileen who sent it to me wrote that it was taken "just outside of Williams, Arizona, the gateway town to the Grand Canyon." It is a beautiful view of a field... Weiterlesen

A piece of cake

A piece of cake In this cake filled season, let me add some trivia inspired by a personal experience. This story started more than three years ago, to be exact on my birthday (at the end of September). A German... Weiterlesen

Inaugural prayers

I had not planned it, but since my other plans for today did not work out, I eventually decided to join some collegues and watch the inaguration of Obama Barack on TV. It was a first for me in many... Weiterlesen