Sculpting with wire is very fun – wether it’s lamps or sculptures of some creatures animals. It’s probably a memory of my activities years ago as a gold- and silbersmith that keeps me getting back to this material on an almost regular basis. I work with two kinds of steal wire: This simple wire theyContinue reading “Wire bunnies? .. Wired bunnies? .. Weird bunnies!”
A wire sculpture made its way into a decorative, yet functional lampshade. Playing around with a 3-dimensional wire structure, its shapes and shadows, adding on some garlands of recycled fabric and a few colourful African glass beads, I ended up with an original lamp. The interaction of light and shadow is an important effect that’sContinue reading “Decorative lampshade out of wire”
Original art makes an original and perfect christmas gift!
A little series of rabbit drawings and collages from my sketchbook. I used pieces of coloured magazines, watercolour, crayons and ink on brown kraft paper. Maybe these illustrations one day will be the inspiration for a bigger painting? Let‘s see….
The transition to the new normal here in Spain coincided with the arrival of summer with warm temperatures… so today I was sewing summer masks – lighter and more breathable than the result of my first attempt of selfmade facemasks- and the Picard had to go on them of course!
I found some more dog breeds to paint during our lockdown, they are all done with these nice acrylic markers by #neuland, I discovered recently. They are real fun to paint with!
Due to lockdown in Spain, there are no dog classes, and we miss them really, Lou and I… so, just to stay a little tuned, here some portraits of Lou’s classmates.
Just in time for the 1st #Advent, these candle lit lamps got tested today… The concrete collection is growing with the Christmas preparations…
A house made of black iron wire goes into the garden as a wall sculpture. A 3-dimensional drawing with wire doing the lines. Check out the pics to see what’s going on at each of the 4 stories… the 3 upper floors lady welcomes you on the ground floor birdy lives on the 1st floorContinue reading “Wire garden house”
African art with a european touch…. I got some african masks that where imported to sell, but it came out, they might have termites in them, so they could not be sold and should not be inside a house. A good opportunity for me to play around and do some twists on them… whoohoo, IContinue reading “Mask hacks, Africa meets Europe”