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My drawing and painting life

15 Lessons from my year of daily creating

#alert #longpost #lessonslearned #yearofdailycreating My year of daily creating From September 1st 2015 to September 1st 2016 I practiced daily creating under the heading ‘A year of daily creating’. This … Continue reading

October 17, 2016 · 4 Comments

Dipping into the wax

For a long time I’ve wanted to try out encaustic painting. I’m trying it out now. After doing the year of daily creating – and painting the hundred small paintings … Continue reading

October 15, 2016 · 5 Comments

On my art table

Square is my go to shape right now. Also I’ve been thinking about faces….. I think I’ve mentioned that I was over-committed this year on art classes. I could have … Continue reading

October 10, 2016 · 1 Comment

That time of year…

Sometimes when I have some spare time I just pull out pens, pencils or other art supplies  and draw. The above drawing I did while waiting for someone at the … Continue reading

October 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

Back to oil paints

A quick note and photo. Tuesday evening I was in the studio with my oil painting teacher, Mieke Siemons. Over the past five years I’ve taken painting classes with Mieke … Continue reading

October 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

30 paintings collage

All through September I shared images of paintings in the 30 paintings in 30 days challenge, hosted by Leslie Saeta. I shared some of the best paintings from the 100 … Continue reading

October 1, 2016 · 10 Comments

Trees in landscape

Well. Let’s end where I started. I shared lots of trees earlier this month. After going through the dark phase of painting muddy, dark purple paintings, I ended up with … Continue reading

September 29, 2016 · 2 Comments

One house landscape

For the final two days of the challenge I’m sharing some more recent paintings. This one, “One house landscape”,  I didn’t like very much the day I painted it. It … Continue reading

September 28, 2016 · 1 Comment

My favorites from the hundred

Two paintings are my absolute favorites from the whole series of 100 small paintings. One is “Your beautiful place”, a painting in which several elements came together. Finger painting, meaningful … Continue reading

September 26, 2016 · 4 Comments

Dreamy painting and deer painting

Just a quick post this time, to share a few paintings that I loved doing. All through the hundred I kept going back to the same color scheme from time … Continue reading

September 25, 2016 · Leave a comment