Framing watercolors without glass

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Why watercolors need frames While in some cases you can get away with not framing an oil or acrylic painting – for example a gallery-wrapped canvas where the edges have been painted – works on paper such as watercolors definitely need to be hung in a frame. This not only allows the art to be […]

Art Cards Set Giveaway Winners

Set of art cards

And the lucky winners are….. Lorry and Kaye. Congratulations to you both! I will put the art card sets in the mail to you. Enjoy! Thanks to all who signed up during my spring sale and art cards giveaway, and many thanks to all my long time fans and supporters. Happy Spring!

Art cards winners to be announced tomorrow

Tomorrow I will announce the two winners of my Spring art cards giveaway. Stay tuned! If you haven’t signed up yet, you still have a chance to be one of the winners. Just enter your name and email below this post. Winners will be drawn at random Tuesday, March 21, at 15:00 Western European time. […]

Featured art card: Autumn in the Meadowlands

I’d like to share another painting from my new art cards set, a painting entitled “Autumn in the Meadowlands”, which I painted in November of 2015. A landscape clothed in muted hues of greens and purples conveys the misty atmosphere of those autumn days in the north of Holland that I love so much. Cards […]

Featured art card: Dimming of the Day

Today, I am featuring another painting from my new art cards set, “Dimming of the Day” (2015). This watercolor is of a landscape in Turkey – you may have guessed from the mountains in the distance that it isn’t Holland…* I was attracted by the silhouette of the trees flanking the dirt road, and the […]

Featured art card: Field with Distant Junipers

Featuring one of six cards in my new art cards set, this painting is called “Field with Distant Junipers”. This was painted in June of 2016, but it’s showing a landscape not far from where I live as it looks in early Spring. I loved the variety of colors in the foreground field, the silhouette […]

Art Cards Sale and Spring Giveaway

While a blizzard is blasting the East Coast of the United States, spring is nevertheless around the corner. To celebrate the season of hope and new beginnings, I am offering a new set of art cards, on sale for €15 (approximately $15.95) through March 21st. This is a boxed set of 6 cards with envelopes. […]