This is the fifth drawing of Gouda, a beautiful city in Zuid-Holland, Netherlands, not far from where I live. It is a depiction of the Sint-Janskerk from the Market (de Markt).
Once I was at the roof top of a friend of mine who held an exhibition in her home at Leischendam, looking over ‘De Sluisjes’ (the locks) in the centre.
Last week I was walking in the direction of Museum Gouda to visit the exhibition ‘From Gauguin to Toorop’ when I saw this canal adjacent to the museum, opposite to the old church of Gouda.
Yesterday’s session at Rotterdam offered Gabriëlle, the model of that Sunday afternoon. She had great hip bones and was slender, thus showing great angles and triangles with her body.
Nieuwe Veenmolen – 18-11-17
Model session 2 @ Rotterdam – 20-10-17 Another 15 min. sketch I made at the same session of October 15th during a live model session at Rotterdam. This is […]
Model session @ Rotterdam – 16-10-17 A 15 min. sketch I made yesterday during a live model session at Rotterdam. It was the first time I used Pastelmat by […]
Mildred 1 – session 22-07-17 (at Studio Brugman, at Voorburg, Netherlands) An impressionistic approach to live model sketching with one of my favorite models – done at Voorburg. Netherlands. […]
Enter the gloom! I wanted to delve into the darkness and bring a woman back into the light. With a little help from my friend Look J. Boden for the excellent photography and the top class model that stood for us.
A little pond situated in the Ooij Polder, Gelderland, Netherlands, near Nijmegen, caused me a lot of trouble. I saw human figures in the treeline and the water reflections but I had to come up with some subtlety so I wouldn’t attrack all the attention to the figures as well to the trees as a given realistic fact.