Monthly archive of February 2012

In the woods again – with oil pastels

Sunday, den 26. February 2012

I did a bit of an investment and bought the 48 color neopastel set by Caran d’Ache, after I had tried the smaller one. An altered art book, overpainted with thinned oil color will suit me as support for a series of oil pastel sketches I want to do this year. Drawing with oil pastels [...]

Plein Air painting – Andre Krigar, Berlin

Friday, den 17. February 2012

Andre Krigar is a painter in Berlin. This video is one of the better ones on plein air painting.

Did the raven say hello to me?

Thursday, den 9. February 2012

On a recent excursion I had another encounter with a raven, which I had met two summers back not far away from the same place in the woods. I heard that loud remarkable calls and then I could see him flying over the grey sky. I had my phone camera ready and wished the bird [...]