The brown eyed girl (2018) (sold)

Realistic portrait oil painting

The brown eyed girl (2018) (sold) A commission for a classic portrait. I focused on the complexion of the beautiful young woman from indonesian and dutch origin, showing a great mixture of madder red, burnt sienna, green, purple, yellow and blue hues in her face. I decided to put the stress on the face and […]

Sans titre – 26-10-18​

Cubistic portrait graphite pencil drawing of Angie Dickinson

When I was looking at the reference picture of Angie Dickinson my colleague at Studio Brugman, Gilbert said her face looked almost chiseled like a statue.

Sans titre – 11-10-18 (sold)

Surrealistic Frida Kahlo nude graphite pencil drawing

I am not sure what I thought about her, except for her strong personality. I sometimes liked her paintings and then I didn’t. What I have in common with her is that we both are autodidacts and that we like(d) to go our own way in life. Somehow I always come across her once in a while and that is why I decided to draw her. I saw a lovely – rare – nude photograph and thought I’d include her in my sans titre / roundism series.

Sans titre – 27-09-18

Cubistic portrait colored pencil drawing of Tallulah Bankhead

In this drawing I tried to capture the edgy character of U.S. actress Talullah Bankhead and still bring softness to her face.

The Revelation of Bettie Page (2018)

surrealistic landscape oil painting

Buy a printable (downloadable digital hi-res picture) in my web shop € 3.99 now Buy this art work in my web shop Price Negotiable Buy a print of this artwork through iCanvas (different sizes available) Buy a NFT (Non Fungable Token) of this artwork through Noisy Panda World (inclusive original) The Revelation of Bettie Page […]

Free Gouda! – 25-08-18

surrealistic cityscape graphite pencil drawing

I was walking on a Sunday afternoon, the last very hot one of this summer and the central square was deserted. No one was there because of the dying heat and I saw naked women dancing on it.

Sans titre – 21-04-18

Cubistic portrait graphite pencil drawing of Catherine Deneuve

When I saw a picture of a young Catherine Deneuve I immediately saw the potential for my roundism style.

Royal estate ‘De Horsten’ – 02-04-18

Impressionistic treescape pastel drawing

A pastel of a treescape at Royal estate ‘De Horsten’ at Wassenaar, Netherlands. This one I did last Saturday for a group of pastel students and limited myself to appromixately 2 hours, synchronizing to the time span of the pastel workshop, in order for them to relate to a quick build-up without throwing too much details like leaves and branches.

Sans titre – 30-03-18

Cubistic portrait graphite pencil drawing of Marilyn Monroe

Following my previous sans titre drawing this one shows more clairobscur (chiaroscuro), giving it a rather impressionistic look.