Tag: Watercolor

Countryside

Countryside

10-minute pieceSchmincke Horadam watercolour and ink penSmall format on 300g/m² Hahnemühle paper

Paris newsstand

Paris newsstand

A typical newsstand in Paris Quick 20-minute watercolour sketch, 15×10 cm

Tree studies

Tree studies

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.

House in Montmartre, Paris

House in Montmartre, Paris

A house, inspired by one I saw in the Rue Lepic, Montmartre, Paris. It’s an exercise of weathered and worn surfaces, es well as an expression of my fondness for Paris-style roofs and chimneys. Sketch made in my hotel room (with said house in visible […]

Place des Vosges, Paris

Place des Vosges, Paris

My very first “proper” sketch. Sketch made on site with Koh-I-Noor Hardtmuth 3H and HB pencils, then colorised with Schmincke Horadam watercolours.

Architecture sketch

Architecture sketch

This is a 19th century industry building I saw in Berlin-Neukölln. My first go on watercolor in years. I made a rough sketch of the building on site, then created a better sketch at home and colored it with watercolors. All in all about 25 […]