Friday, September 15, 2017

I can't get any worse. Keijenborg, The Netherlands

Really it can't, ... although Irma is of course a whole different league.

Het kan niet slechter. Keijenborg, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm. 


Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Rekhemseweg 127 Doetinchem, The Netherlands

Yesterdays effort, ... of to Zutphen ;-)

Rekhemseweg 127 Doetinchem, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm. 
Painted this house from the other side as well in 2014 or so.

Huis op de top Doetinchem, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm. 


Monday, September 11, 2017

Monumental day Gendt The Netherlands

Yesterday a lovely day painting at the Estate Poelwijk at the national monumental day.
Been there so many time and each time its stuns me how much there is to paint. even the little chickencoop.

Monumentendag Gendt. The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.



Friday, September 08, 2017

The Waal at Doornenburg, The Netherlands

Rain is sure in the air, ... they promised a rainy day today.

The Waal at Doornenburg, The Netherlands
Oil on panel. 30 x 40 cm.

Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Morning path Doetinchem, The Netherlands

A good morning to paint in the Woods, ... autumn is getting more and more grip tho.

Goedenmorgen pad. Doetinchem, The Netherlands
Oil on panel. 30 x 40 cm. 

Location shot.


Monday, September 04, 2017

You know what's fun?

You know what's fun?

Just walk an ordinary road for a day and paint, ... those ordinary thing are more then worth painting!!





All Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm. 


Friday, September 01, 2017

Posbank Arnhem, The Netherlands

The last one for now, ... 

Duinpan Posbank. Arnhem, The Netherlands
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.
 

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Good morning Posbank. Arnhem, The Netherlands

Didn't know how long the fog lasted this morning butin the end it stayed foggy or should I say smoggy a whole lot longer then I thought.

Good morning Posbank. Arnhem, The Netherlands
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.


Saturday, August 26, 2017

Heather. Posbank, The Netherlands.

Man does that Heather bloom this year, ... just spectacular!!

Heather. Posbank, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 30 x 40 cm.

Friday, August 25, 2017

Happy Doesburg The Netherlands

It's aways fun those allotments in Doesburg.

Vrolijk Doesburg. Doesburg, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.

Monday, August 21, 2017

Ruige Horst. Doetinchem, The Netherlands

An other watercolour, ... although I didn't posted the other ones.

Ruige Horst. Doetinchem, The Netherlands.
24 x 30 cm. Watercolour on 300 grms. paper.



Sunday, August 20, 2017

Henrique. Doetinchem, The Netherlands

The fun part of an old little river through your hometown is that there's always some tourist with boats visiting it, ... easy prey I'll think. ;-)



Henrique. Doetinchem, The Netherlands
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.


Friday, August 18, 2017

Along the Old IJssel. Doetinchem, The Netherlands

Before it's going to rain, ...


Along the Old IJssel. Doetinchem, The Netherlands
Oil on panel. 30 x 40 cm.



Saturday, August 12, 2017

Keutenberg. Schin op Geul, The Netherlands

Such a different part of The Netherlands, ...

Keutenberg Schin op Geul, The Netherlands
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.

Friday, August 11, 2017

Epperheide Limburg The Netherlands

Long time no see, ... when you see the painting I'll guess it's obvious why ;-)

Epperheide. Limburg, The Netherlands
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.


















Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Friday, July 14, 2017

Nahuyssingel. Doesburg, The Netherlands

They forecasted rain in the afternoon. So hurried outside
to paint this in the village nextdoor, Doesburg.

Nahuyssingel. Doesburg, The Netherlands
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Kinderdijk I. The Netherlands.

Wow almost a week without a posting, ... am I getting lazy?
Neeh, just busy. Painted with some fellow artist at The Kinderdijk last Monday
what a place that is, very touristic but also very beuatiful.

Here the last painting I did there, ... in a rush, cause there was nasty weather
coming in.

Kinderdijk I. The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.



Thursday, July 06, 2017

Paint me, paint me. Utrecht, The Netherlands

I just had to paint this little chap, ... tucked away in a little
niche.


Paint me, paint me. Utrecht The Netherlands
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.




One little happy camper here in The Netherlands! :-)

Now here's a nice little coming home after a days painting.

Thank you Karen D. Scannell for this, it's so much more beautiful in real life, ... what a country you're living in!!



Sunday, July 02, 2017

Ludgerus. Wichmond, The Netherlands

That was a nice Sunday afternoon at Ludgerus today.

A very nice place to be!




















Ludgerus. Wichmond, The Netherlands
Oil on panel. 30 x 40 cm.



Thursday, June 29, 2017

Grand Café Metropole. Arnhem, The Netherlands.

Rain rain rain, but I've found a lovely shelter ;-)

https://www.facebook.com/GrandCafeMetropole


Grand Café Metropole. Arnhem, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 18 x 24 cm.



Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Worpplein 2 Doetinchem, The Netherlands.

Done this house for the second time now, ... the light is soo special and it's a nice house as well.
what more do you want as a plein air painter?

Worpplein 2. Doetinchem, The Netherlands
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.

Friday, June 23, 2017

Friday, June 16, 2017

Volkstuintjes Overstegen. Doetinchem, The Netherlands

Guess what?! ......  Allotments!


Volkstuintjes Overstegen. Doetinchem, The Netherlands
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Restaurant De Steenbok. Beek, The Netherlands.

Lesson number 10,000,000,003 never paint in the neighborhood of a building site!
You'll bound to get all kinds of lorry's unloading building materials blocking not only your view but also the traffic, which results in turning you into a local attraction, ...



















Restaurant De Steenbok. Beek, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 30 x 40 cm.


Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Tussen het groen. Hengelo, The Netherlands

Such a nice area Wichmond, Baak or Hengelo don't really know where but the farmhouses are soo different compared to here, and it's just 15 miles or so away!!


Tussen het groen. Hengelo, The Netherlands
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.

Location shot.


Op de heuvel. Baak,The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.


Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Monday, June 12, 2017

Grote Beerenklauw. Doetinchem, The Netherlands.

The first giant hogweeds of this year, ... although they are mean as hell they are awesome subjects to paint.

Grote Beerenklauw. Doetinchem, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Little Twingo. Doetinchem, The Netherlands

Little commission,  ...

Kleine Twingo. Doetinchem, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.

Monday, May 29, 2017

Lookthrough. Halle, The Netherlands.

I must be nuts, ... but then again you can't paint shade when standing in it, ...

Lookthrough. Halle The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.



Early morning sketch. Braamt, The Netherlands

Home before the heat sets inn.

Early morning sketch. Braamt, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.


Thursday, May 25, 2017

Stacked. Vorden, the Netherlands

A lovely day yesterday at the allotments in Vorden, together with Rudy Volbeda.

Gestapeld Vorden, The Netherlands
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.


Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Koeien, 1,2,3 en 4 Doetinchem, The Netherlands.


Practice some cows today, ... they seem to walk around here in quite some numbers so I thought it would make some sense to practice a little on them, ... guess I should be doing that on a regular basis.

Koeien IV Doetinchem, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 18 x 24 cm.







Monday, May 22, 2017

Burghardt. Halle, The Netherlands.

A good start of a Sunny week, at least they forecasted it.



Burghardt. Halle, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.




Thursday, May 18, 2017

"Soo green". Doetinchem, The Netherlands.

After a days rain everything turn soo extreme green, ... awesome!

"Soo green". Doetinchem, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 24 x 30 cm.



Farmersbleach Doetinchem, The Netherlands.

Never thought I would paint this amount of argicultural plastic,
I ussually try to avoid them cause they have no reall holding point for the viewer. Anyhow this was too challenging to skip, ...

Farmersbleach Doetinchem, The Netherlands.
Oil on panel. 30 x 40 cm.

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Prinsessestraat Arnhem, The Netherlands

Yesterdays afternoon effort.

Prinsessestraat Arnhem, The Netherlands
Oil on panel. 18 x 24 cm.