Monthly archive of September 2011

Alice Shirley – drawing with Squid ink

Sunday, den 25. September 2011

Unfortunately I can’t remember where and how I found this film and the portfolio of the artist Alice Shirley.  The artist does amazing ink drawings.

Inner edge of forest gouache sketch

Sunday, den 18. September 2011

Buy this sketch as postcard on Zazzle There are windy days, the wind howls up in the trees. I have walked to the very edge of the village district. Looking through the trees I can see some orchards down hill and in the far distance the next bigger city in front of hazy blue background [...]

Liz Steel – reporting from Lisbon urban sketchers symposium

Sunday, den 11. September 2011

Lisbon, Alfama – one of my old oil paintings Liz Steel, sketching artist and architect living in Australia, has published a great urban sketchbook on her web log recently : my Lisbon Sketchbook. I commend not only to enjoy the beautiful sketches, but also to read the text. Liz has documented some very interesting thoughts [...]

Late summer forest, oak and beech jungle

Sunday, den 4. September 2011

Buy this sketch as postcard on Zazzle The end of summer has come with some hot days, but autumn is near. The sound of falling acorns can be heard everywhere and the cobwebs glisten in the evening sun. The growth of foliage on trees, undergrowth and grass is at its peak now. Each and every [...]