Along the River Zaan

Last week i made some photos of the Industrial Heritage along the Zaan. I’m going to make a serie (starting with 4 or 5) drawings. I want to finish them before my 2 exhibitions in Zaandam. The works will be made with Ink, Water color and Colored pencil.

Charles Barque, Drawing Course

I bought a copy of the book from Charles Bargue Et Jean-Leon Gerome: Drawing Course and started with the studies (on the left my version of “Plate 1”). I have more books about the classical drawing and painting method from the 19th century en i want to make a serious study of them. Here is

Portrait Francis & Nina

The portrait of Francis and Nina is finished! It took a while but i’m very proud of the end result. The painting hangs in the BovenIJ hospital. When the portrait comes back i’m going to give it to the parents of Francis and Nina. Francis & Nina 2007 Oil on linen 40 x 60 cm