Got into Amsterdam yesterday, but too late to want to do anything. But this morning I got up with the sun (8ish) and walked to the Rijks Museum. I was there soon after opening. I took the lift to the
I stayed at the Room Mates Hotel near the Central Train Station. Wow. Incredible set of buildings. I sat on the waterfront under the Justice Department’s awning and painted the reflections on the office windows. I’m off
Spent the afternoon picnicking and enjoying the summer weather. I had about an hour before I had to head back to the train and painted this from the nunnery down the valley in Grund. Couldn’t ask for a better day.
Luxembourg is so beautiful and the weather so nice I’m staying on longer. In the meantime, I painted this over lunch.
Had some rainy weather last night, but today was gorgeous. I had a cappuccino and did an ink wash of Der Koln Dom. After my coffee I headed up river a few blocks and did
I got up early, like I said I might, and rented a paddle boat. I felt a little silly peddling the thing and it took a minute to learn how to steer, but I soon found a quiet canal and
I have been meaning to paint for awhile, so for Chinese New Year I climbed up on my 19th floor kitchen table and painted the terrace 10 floors below me. My new year’s resolution is to paint or sketch once
Here is another of my paintings dealing with window reflections. I took a photo along Electric Road in Tin Hau, then painted this on Kowloon side at one of the many “studios” in Hong Kong. Studios are places that supply paint and
This sketch was done sitting under an umbrella next to the carousel. It was hot and not too many clouds. Many of the park visitors carried their own umbrellas. I didn’t have eye protection to protect me from the visitors,
This morning was nice and cool so I biked over to Tarzan’s Tree House to paint. The temperature climbed quickly, so I’m glad I chose a spot to paint based on how much shade would be available. I did the