New Works in Ink and Watercolor

Ink and Watercolor, Görlitz, Germany

There are artists who stay loyal to a particular style, medium, and subject matter throughout their careers. I’m often a little envious of such artists, because they can get very good at what they do. Getting very good at it is what we’re all aiming for in one way or another, but much as I […]

New painting: Escape


Today I’d like to share with you a watercolor from back in April, entitled Escape. This scene is about a half hour’s bike ride from where I live, so I can actually escape to it pretty much whenever I want. I can’t complain… Meanwhile, I’ve got something new and different in the works, which I hope […]

Latest watercolor studies

So here are the latest studies: 9, 10, 11, 12, and 13. I was planning to post a total of twelve studies during this sale, but added a 13th to make it a baker’s dozen 🙂 Studies #9 and #13 are in fact two interpretations of the same subject. The composition with the road curving around […]

New Painting: Simplicity

There’s something to be said for simplicity sometimes. I’m really happy with the feeling of space and air in this watercolor. You can almost feel the wind blow… I’m sure this is the result of giving just enough, but not too much information, something that is a lot harder to do than it sounds! My recent […]

Watercolor study #1: the freshness of spring

Today I’d like to highlight the first of my studies of this season (currently on sale for members). Studies, sketches, call them what you will… They are a good way to test colors or composition ideas before starting a painting, but I also like to do them just for fun. If I’m feeling a little […]

New Painting: Homeward Bound

Still behind in posting new work, but here’s one of my recent watercolors. This is the second time I’ve painted this subject, and I think the outcome is quite different. It all depends on the mood – the artist’s as well as that of the landscape at any given moment. Available here For comparison, here’s […]