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.
Made this for the birthday of my daughter. Ink on watercolor paper.
I did set up the ingredients for an Easter bread with raisins and nuts, so i could make a sketch of it before i made the dough. While the dough was resting i worked it out in pen and ink.
The old city gate (the 'Sassenpoort') in Zwolle.
Black and colored ink.
Brown and yellow ink on watercolor paper. Can you guess who are related?
Inspired by the weather of the last couple of days.
Ink on water color paper.
Brown and yellow bister 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.
Work in progress. I am left-handed, so i always work from right to left when inking the drawing.
A small drawing from a few years ago. Pen and ink, bristal board
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!
Tullips in a glass vase
Group portrait of the monster management team. Ink on watercolor paper. I pushed the contrast and colors a little in digital post-processing.
Pen and ink drawing of the buildings on the Graslei in Ghent (Belgium).
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.
Dip pen, indian ink.
Two old houses in Alkmaar, The Netherlands
Nibbelungenturm, Worms, Germany