Last day of the year and completed a work in progress I started during a live session with my regular model. With just two simple LED reading lamps I got the atmosphere right
Last Thursday 21th of November I had my regular model over again in my studio and it was a good session. I placed two led light sources next to her, creating a nice razor light over her body.
A quick sketch in pastel and charcoal after I completed my graphite pencil drawing ‘Wijk bij Duurstede – 20-05-19’ this evening.
Last year I was walking through sunny Voorschoten, a town in the north to where I live. I saw an attractive cityscape appearing in one of the streets, took a picture and decided to do this one some days ago, not knowing yet how to execute it in graphite pencil. The trees and the top part of the drawing directed me towards my personal style roundism but the low part of the drawing became another story.
Nieuwe Veenmolen – 18-11-17
A commissioned piece done in an impressionistic style with lots of clairobscur. I had to come up with a solution for depicting his pale skin hues and still rendering them too unsaturated.
Nieuwe Veenmolen – 19-10-17 A drawing of the ‘Nieuwe Veenmolen’ (MIll ‘Nieuwe Veen’) at The Hague, a place around the corner from where I live. I liked to depict the […]
Zierikzee – 16-04-19
Model – 18-09-17 A 5 min. sketch I made yesterday at a session at Rotterdam. Fun to do short positions again. I did it in black / white but […]
Maassluis – 12-09-17 This depiction of Maassluis, a town near Rotterdam towards the North Sea, is somehow impressionism meets roundism. I wanted to put the stress on the circular movements […]