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Rindertränke

Ich habe neulich diese Rindertränke entdeckt und gezeichnet. Gut, dass ich hinter einem Elektrozaun saß, denn nach einer Weile hatten die Rinder mich entdeckt und kamen neugierig an. Aber sie haben dann nur etwas getrunken. Ich habe zu Hause dann … Continue reading

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A rare moment of Winter

We had a few days of snow here in Northern Germany. I used them to quickly take some reference photos for watercolours. Snow can be nice and rewarding as a subject for watercolours because it’s already on the paper. You … Continue reading

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Getting started again

Some time has passed since I painted my last watercolour. I used the quiet days between christmas and the first days of the new year to get back into the habit. It was easier than thought and I produced two … Continue reading

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This time I’ve won

I am proud to tell you that I’ve won Steve Hall’s  watercolour challenge. He posted a lovely landscape reference image in his spring newsletter this year and participants were supposed to produce a watercolour from it and send it in. … Continue reading

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Beech hedge

Our garden is partly surrounded by an old beech hedge. It adds to the charm of the whole house which has been built in 1935 and it functions as a shelter for birds or as something to kick a football … Continue reading

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Bad luck with the weather

Last weekend I had some time to go painting outside a bit. Although there were some clouds and rain throughout the morning, the sky looked pretty blue when I started and I thought that now is the time to have … Continue reading

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Village church

This is the church of a village near my home town. I took a photo of it while my son had a football tournament in the village. Me and my daughter who wanted to come with us needed a break … Continue reading

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