Friday, August 18, 2017

Along the Old IJssel. Doetinchem, The Netherlands

Before it's going to rain, ...



Along the Old IJssel. Doetinchem, The Netherlands
Oil on panel. 30 x 40 cm.



Saturday, August 12, 2017

Keutenberg. Schin op Geul, The Netherlands

Such a different part of The Netherlands, ...

Keutenberg Schin op Geul, The Netherlands
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.

Friday, August 11, 2017

Epperheide Limburg The Netherlands

Long time no see, ... when you see the painting I'll guess it's obvious why ;-)

Epperheide. Limburg, The Netherlands
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.


















Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Friday, July 14, 2017

Nahuyssingel. Doesburg, The Netherlands

They forecasted rain in the afternoon. So hurried outside
to paint this in the village nextdoor, Doesburg.

Nahuyssingel. Doesburg, The Netherlands
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Kinderdijk I. The Netherlands.

Wow almost a week without a posting, ... am I getting lazy?
Neeh, just busy. Painted with some fellow artist at The Kinderdijk last Monday
what a place that is, very touristic but also very beuatiful.

Here the last painting I did there, ... in a rush, cause there was nasty weather
coming in.

Kinderdijk I. The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.



Thursday, July 06, 2017

Paint me, paint me. Utrecht, The Netherlands

I just had to paint this little chap, ... tucked away in a little
niche.


Paint me, paint me. Utrecht The Netherlands
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.




One little happy camper here in The Netherlands! :-)

Now here's a nice little coming home after a days painting.

Thank you Karen D. Scannell for this, it's so much more beautiful in real life, ... what a country you're living in!!



Sunday, July 02, 2017

Ludgerus. Wichmond, The Netherlands

That was a nice Sunday afternoon at Ludgerus today.

A very nice place to be!




















Ludgerus. Wichmond, The Netherlands
Oil on panel. 30 x 40 cm.



Thursday, June 29, 2017

Grand Café Metropole. Arnhem, The Netherlands.

Rain rain rain, but I've found a lovely shelter ;-)

https://www.facebook.com/GrandCafeMetropole


Grand Café Metropole. Arnhem, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 18 x 24 cm.



Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Worpplein 2 Doetinchem, The Netherlands.

Done this house for the second time now, ... the light is soo special and it's a nice house as well.
what more do you want as a plein air painter?

Worpplein 2. Doetinchem, The Netherlands
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.

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.