Posts Tagged: contemporary art

Light and Shade

As we move towards winter, the days get ever shorter and the shadows longer and the sun sits lower in the sky, and I can understand where the tradition of ‘Hygge’ here in Denmark came from, and why the people

Light and Shade

As we move towards winter, the days get ever shorter and the shadows longer and the sun sits lower in the sky, and I can understand where the tradition of ‘Hygge’ here in Denmark came from, and why the people

Early Morning Light, Billund, Denmark

I love the mornings at this time of year, with a cooler sun the mornings are heavy with dew and morning fog, and full of long shadows and dark corners of undergrowth.

Early Morning Light, Billund, Denmark

I love the mornings at this time of year, with a cooler sun the mornings are heavy with dew and morning fog, and full of long shadows and dark corners of undergrowth.

Pine Trees

I can’t stop drawing pine trees at the moment. Some trees seem to spend their energy on spreading their branches as they grow, whereas pine trees, seem to want to shoot straight up, as fast and as high as possible,

Pine Trees

I can’t stop drawing pine trees at the moment. Some trees seem to spend their energy on spreading their branches as they grow, whereas pine trees, seem to want to shoot straight up, as fast and as high as possible,

Liguria Italy

Memories of a holiday. We didn’t manage to travel on holiday this year, so these were created from photos of our visit a few years back to the beautiful Sestri Levante, in Liguria, Italy.

Liguria Italy

Memories of a holiday. We didn’t manage to travel on holiday this year, so these were created from photos of our visit a few years back to the beautiful Sestri Levante, in Liguria, Italy.

A green tunnel

I love this time of year when the rampant growth reshapes and transforms the landscape.

A green tunnel

I love this time of year when the rampant growth reshapes and transforms the landscape.

Kalundborg, Denmark

I’m still finding lots of inspiration and motivation to continue exploring and developing my skills in creating small landscape pieces. These are all done in 20x15cm sketchbooks, using mostly Carandache Neo-color 2 crayons and graphite. I plan to start scaling

Kalundborg, Denmark

I’m still finding lots of inspiration and motivation to continue exploring and developing my skills in creating small landscape pieces. These are all done in 20x15cm sketchbooks, using mostly Carandache Neo-color 2 crayons and graphite. I plan to start scaling

Landscape painting – Denmark

The landscape in Jylland, southern Denmark where I live is pretty flat, especially compared to Switzerland, where we lived before. Lots of horizontals, hedgerows, heaths and flat horizons. It forces me to be more creative, and find more in less

Landscape painting – Denmark

The landscape in Jylland, southern Denmark where I live is pretty flat, especially compared to Switzerland, where we lived before. Lots of horizontals, hedgerows, heaths and flat horizons. It forces me to be more creative, and find more in less