Aconitum napellus

Ink and Koh-I-Noor watercolor pencils on 300g/m² Hahnemühle paper.

Aka. “Monk’s hood”. One of Europe‘s most poisonous plants. All parts of the plant are able to kill you, a few grams are enough. Touching it can already lead to reactions. Fatal dosage of the agent is 4mg. There is no antidote. Keep away from your kids! It was formerly used to poison arrows, for… Continue reading Aconitum napellus

Tree studies

Springtime tree

While spending some lonely sick days at home, I practiced painting trees. The biggest challenge for me was to work without a sketch, give up control, and let the paint and brushes do the work. Colorised with Schmincke Horadam watercolours.