Maassluis – 08-06-21

realistic cityscape graphite pencil drawing

This graphite pencil drawing of Maassluis is an inbetween exercise. Lately I am fantasizing about combining ‘realism’ or whatever realism might mean to an artist and my personal roundism style.

De Smorenhoek – 17-12-20

impressionistic landschape graphite pencil drawing

Some time ago I visited De Smorenhoek, a small but long meadow surrounded by wood embarkements. From Beek-Ubbergen it runs upwards to Berg en Dal.

Hommage to the Entombment of Christ by Caravaggio – 05-12-20

cubistic nude graphite pencil drawing

In my classes I often use ‘The Entombment of Christ’ by Caravaggio to demonstrate how artists normally distribute space. Next to this, in my eyes a great artist is one who lets the composition reflect the idea the main theme has to to convey.

Puiflijk – 27-11-20

cubistic treescape graphite pencil drawing

And it so happens my niece Lilian turned out to be a great photographer. Lo and behold, artistry runs deep in the veins of our family and I asked her to use a beautiful photo she took of a treeline in Puiflijk, near to where she lives.

Model Session – 16-10-20

impressionistic nude pastel drawing

After my sketch of Louise Brooks – 10-10-20 I wanted to do more in my hatched strokes style. Yesterday’s model session offered me the opportunity again to draw with a live model in front of my eyes.

Clairobscur – 06-10-20

impressionisitic nude pastel drawing

In 2013 I started this clairobscur lit nude and tucked it in one of pastel maps, only to forget about it for years and years.

Roundism – 22-09-20

cubistic nude graphite pencil drawing

After an odd month doing other project it was time to do one in my roundisym style again.

Solarized Geometry – 10-09-20

Buy now: a printable (downloadable digital picture) in my web shop € 3.99 Buy this art work in my web shop € 1,500.00 (all included – tax, shipment, duty free) Buy a print of this artwork through Artpal, Redbubble or Society6 (different sizes available) Solarized Geometry – 10-09-20 Solarized Geometry After my drawing Roundism – […]

Cubist Expressionism – 08-09-20

cubist expressionistic nude oil painting

After careful considering I chose for a rendering with hatched strokes like I am used to in doing pastels and many a drawing, even though this is the first time in oil.