Friday, June 23, 2017

Friday, June 16, 2017

Volkstuintjes Overstegen. Doetinchem, The Netherlands

Guess what?! ......  Allotments!


Volkstuintjes Overstegen. Doetinchem, The Netherlands
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Restaurant De Steenbok. Beek, The Netherlands.

Lesson number 10,000,000,003 never paint in the neighborhood of a building site!
You'll bound to get all kinds of lorry's unloading building materials blocking not only your view but also the traffic, which results in turning you into a local attraction, ...



















Restaurant De Steenbok. Beek, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 30 x 40 cm.


Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Tussen het groen. Hengelo, The Netherlands

Such a nice area Wichmond, Baak or Hengelo don't really know where but the farmhouses are soo different compared to here, and it's just 15 miles or so away!!


Tussen het groen. Hengelo, The Netherlands
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.

Location shot.


Op de heuvel. Baak,The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.


Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Monday, June 12, 2017

Grote Beerenklauw. Doetinchem, The Netherlands.

The first giant hogweeds of this year, ... although they are mean as hell they are awesome subjects to paint.

Grote Beerenklauw. Doetinchem, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Little Twingo. Doetinchem, The Netherlands

Little commission,  ...

Kleine Twingo. Doetinchem, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.

Monday, May 29, 2017

Lookthrough. Halle, The Netherlands.

I must be nuts, ... but then again you can't paint shade when standing in it, ...

Lookthrough. Halle The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.



Early morning sketch. Braamt, The Netherlands

Home before the heat sets inn.

Early morning sketch. Braamt, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.


Thursday, May 25, 2017

Stacked. Vorden, the Netherlands

A lovely day yesterday at the allotments in Vorden, together with Rudy Volbeda.

Gestapeld Vorden, The Netherlands
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.


Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Koeien, 1,2,3 en 4 Doetinchem, The Netherlands.


Practice some cows today, ... they seem to walk around here in quite some numbers so I thought it would make some sense to practice a little on them, ... guess I should be doing that on a regular basis.

Koeien IV Doetinchem, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 18 x 24 cm.







Monday, May 22, 2017

Burghardt. Halle, The Netherlands.

A good start of a Sunny week, at least they forecasted it.



Burghardt. Halle, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.




Thursday, May 18, 2017

"Soo green". Doetinchem, The Netherlands.

After a days rain everything turn soo extreme green, ... awesome!

"Soo green". Doetinchem, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.



Farmersbleach Doetinchem, The Netherlands.

Never thought I would paint this amount of argicultural plastic,
I ussually try to avoid them cause they have no reall holding point for the viewer. Anyhow this was too challenging to skip, ...

Farmersbleach Doetinchem, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 30 x 40 cm.

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Prinsessestraat Arnhem, The Netherlands

Yesterdays afternoon effort.

Prinsessestraat Arnhem, The Netherlands
Oil on panel. 18 x 24 cm.

Monday, May 15, 2017

Springmorning Doetinchem, The Netherlands

What a lovely morning, such nice light!!

Lentemorgen. Doetinchem, The Netherlands
Oil on panel. 30 x 40 cm.

Friday, May 12, 2017

Vossenstraat. Doetinchem, The Netherlands

Painted this waterbowl several times now but it's still fun to do.

Vossenstraat. Doetinchem, The Netherlands
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.






Thursday, May 11, 2017

Vispassage. Doetinchem, The Netherlands

There is a little "new" nature in Doetinchem, well ½ of The Netherlands has "new' nature but that's something else. This is at the lock "De Pol" they build a fish passage which is quite wonderful and very paintable as well.

Vispassage. Doetinchem, The Netherlands
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.



Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Haafs Heuthorst Doetinchem, The Netherlands

What a view and tranquillity there is soo far into farmersland.
Just a stunning afternoon.

Haafs Heuthorst Doetinchem, The Netherlands
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.

Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Te Stroet. Doetinchem, The Netherlands

A great lovely morning at te Stroet.

Thanks Jan!

Te Stroet. Doetinchem, The Netherlands
Oil on panel. 30 x 40 cm.

Friday, May 05, 2017

Remembrance Day The Netherlands.

Remembrance Day The Netherlands.

4 Mei 2017 Hummelo, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 30 x 40 cm.



Thursday, May 04, 2017

Slangenburg, Doetinchem, The Netherlands

Such a nice afternoon in the forrest. 

Slangenburg, Doetinchem, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 30 x 40 cm.


Location shot.


Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Behind the Slingebeek. Doetinchem, The Netherlands

It just cleared a bit at the end of the day, ... yesterday.

Behind the Slingebeek. Doetinchem, The Netherlands
Oil on panel. 30 x 24 cm.


Tuesday, May 02, 2017

De Wijnhuistoren Zutphen The Netherlands

Done last Wednesday. Marvelous weather altho the clouds do change the light extremely rapidly.

De Wijnhuistoren. Zutphen, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel 30 x 24 cm.

Monday, May 01, 2017

Regendag Doetinchem, The Netherlands

What else can you do when you want to paint but it's raining the whole day?
Indeed you paint!

Regendag. Doetinchem, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.

Monday, April 24, 2017

Hyundai i10 Doetinchem, The Netherlands

Got a new car, a Hyundai i10 Freshly painted and with not much mileage on the clock, ... soo pleased with it. Such a shame it's not really ready for a spin tho.


Hyundai i10 Doetinchem, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.



Friday, April 21, 2017

Rondebult IJzervoorde The Netherlands

Yesterdays effort, ...

Rondebult. IJzervoorde, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Algemene begraafplaats Vorden, The Netherlands

Cold but beautiful sunny and springy so no reason to complain!

Algemene begraafplaats Vorden. The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Brunsveldweg Zelhem, The Netherlands

Now this was a good day, ... bit cold tho but what a nice weather!

Brunsveldweg Zelhem, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 30 x 40 cm.

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Dennenlust. Zelhem, The Netherlands

How I love old graveyards, ... they are so tranquil and together
with the grey light it's just an awefull nice spot to spend the afternoon.

Dennenlust. Zelhem, The Netherlands
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.


Slingebeek. Doetinchem, The Netherlands.

It's soo green and lush here at the moment, ... super spring!

Slingebeek. Doetinchem, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.

Monday, April 10, 2017

Moat Slangenburg. Slangenburg, The Nethelands

The second one made at the castle garden.

Slotgracht Slangenburg. Slangenburg, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm. sold.

Sunday, April 09, 2017

Almost blooming. Slangenburg, The Netherlands

What a lovely day with fellow artist Rudy Volbeda.
He managed to get us in the  orchard of the castle Slangenburg.
Such a lovely place to paint.

Thanks Rudy!



Bijna in bloei. Slangenburg, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 30 x 40 cm.

Friday, April 07, 2017

Neerheide. Doetinchem, The Netherlands.

Little yesterdays evening sketch.

Neerheide. Doetinchem, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.

Thursday, April 06, 2017

Green coat Doetinchem, The Netherlands

Done last week, been a bit busy working on a new setup.
Really want some more mixing space without getting too much gear with me.

Will keep you posted on that one. All I can say is that Anthony Bridge is helping
me a lot thinking things through.

Anyway here's one from last week, ...

Green coat. Doetinchem, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 30 x 40 cm.

Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

WSV De Engel. Rheden, The Netherlands.

Now this was well worth the effort,
what a Sunny afternoon and what an magnificent spot.

WSV De Engel. Rheden, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 30 x 40 cm.


Tempus erat Ursus. Arnhem, The Netherlands

A little commision, ... The Ursus was a treat and burden as well
it drove away after ½ an hour. :-\

Tempus erat Ursus. Arnhem, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 30 x 40 cm.