Sketchbook: Gouache, pencil, pen I was back and I found some time for sketching while having lunch. So the initial sketch was done in pencil. I added the gouache later at home. Related Posts No related posts.
Recently I was asked what kind of materials I use. Here is the answer: Foto: Astrid Volquardsen First choice: The products of the Gamblin company. If you want to paint toxic free I use the new product line of Sennelier. … Read More
SUN! Clouds! OUT. Foto: Astrid Volquardsen, 2018 Study, oil on canvas, Astrid Volquardsen, 2018 Related Posts Plein Air: View from the Krugkoppel bridge Plein Air: View across the Alster in winter Plein Air: Sunday Evening Plein Air: Shortly after sunrise … Read More
Am Skagerrak, Pastell, 40x 70cm, Astrid Volquardsen This painting goes home with a new collector. It moved me so much when I framed it and had a last look. It reminded me so strongly about the time I had spend … Read More
Last week I finished the painting »The glow of copper roofs«. It goes without saying that this is one of the most beautiful views Hamburg has to offer. Now it has to dry completely before I put on the varnish. … Read More
Set goals, go for it and then just enjoy living and stop worrying. You alone are responsible for the colors that fill your blank canvas of life. No one else. I want to thank all the people who bought a … Read More
After this exhibition, I (again) am surprised how big the difference is between viewing and judging a painting in the internet and seeing it as an original in an exhibition. I think the people tend to forget that there is … Read More