At day time i work as a software engineer, but when not at work i like to get away from the screen and do drawings.
I specialize in pen and ink.
Landschaftpark Duisburg-Nord, Germany. This abandoned steel mill is transformed into a industrial heritage centre and landscape park. It's a great location for photographers and urban sketchers.
Inspired by the weather of the last couple of days.
A small drawing from a few years ago. Pen and ink, bristal board
A lantern on an old house in Sittard, The Netherlands. Pen and ink on bristol paper.
Ink on water color paper.
Ink on watercolor paper. I am experimenting with different color combinations. I think the distribution of different sized monsters is acceptable, but i am not quite happy with the colors of them. Suggestions are appreciated!
Nibbelungenturm, Worms, Germany
Made this for the birthday of my daughter. Ink on watercolor paper.
The summer is now over. The warm and sunny days are gone. Ink on water color paper.
Acrylic inks on water color paper
Pen and ink drawing of the buildings on the Graslei in Ghent (Belgium).
Brown and yellow ink on watercolor paper. Can you guess who are related?
Some bicycles in front of a statue and a bicycle shop. Sittard, The Netherlands. I am not quite happy , the way the statue worked out. I should have used a smaller nib for that.
A quick group portrait I made to try making a timelapse of the process. The timelapse is posted to my instagram account. This time, I used brown and yellow bister ink on watercolor paper. Normally I paint the monsters themselfves, but now I used negative painting to create them.
An excercise in negative painting with my set of bister inks. I wasn't completely happy with the results - the bister ink was not as transparent as i expected it to be.
Brown and yellow bister ink.
It is not really winter over here, but i'm looking forward to it. Colored ink on water color paper.
Two old houses in Alkmaar, The Netherlands
Group portrait of the monster management team. Ink on watercolor paper. I pushed the contrast and colors a little in digital post-processing.