Risque – 05-05-22

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It was some time ago when I did my last graphite pencil drawing in the Risque series.

Hold Your Horses – 04-01-22

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This graphite pencil drawing ‘Hold Your Horses – 04-01-22’ was a done deal in my head already during the live session.

Wag the Dog – 26-09-21

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Wag the dog was the first title that came to mind when I saw this beautiful photo. It stems from the 1930s I think.

Sheep Have More Fun – 23-07-21

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Sheep have more fun or do they? It so happened that my dear friend, poet and photographer Alexis de Roode went for a little stroll in nature.

Depot Boijmans Van Beuningen – 15-03-21

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Rotterdam’s latest acquisition is the Depot Boijmans Van Beuningen. There was this online première in Januari 2021 during corona times but it drew less attention than deserved. Upon my word, I declare ‘Het Depot’ or in slang Rotterdam ‘De Pot’, a new wonder of the world.

The Venus of The Hague – 23-07-20

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Being a deep sea fish a coelacanth hardly ever come face to face with a white shark way up high but sometimes it does. If so, what would you expect to happen.

The Venus of The Hague – 09-07-20

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Animals kept crawling in so it was inevitable to incorporate them into these series. The first one I saw was a lioness in her thight and second the hares in her buttocs.

Tristan & Isolde – 09-12-19

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It so happened that I was instructing a knight on horseback to prance in front of me so I could do a live painting on him, then all of a sudden this beautiful maiden was ruling us both.

Bastet – 04-10-19

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It is World Animal Day and I miss my cat Furia. She sat for me as a model a couple of times and I thought I’d honour her today.