View to the Kennedybrücke

Blick Richtung Kennedybrücke, 13×13, Öl auf MDF, 2017, Astrid Volquardsen This beautiful atmosphere is from January. You didn’t have to get up that early to catch light like this. Blick Richtung Kennedybrücke, 13×13cm, oil om MDF, 180.- Euro with frame … Read More

Nocturne: 13×13 cm

Pilot, 13×13 cm, Pastel, © 2015, Astrid Volquardsen ab dem 15. Oktober im Reepschlägerhaus in Wedel/ Hamburg In this show I will have 10 paintings of my very small format of 13×13cm. These small frames are difficult to hang so … Read More


Where to begin? Where to end? I have experienced so much on this trip and all can’t possibly be told. For me personally the reason for this trip was to step out of my comfort zone and to learn a … Read More

Moon sketch

Mond Farbimpression, Pastell, 2010, © Astrid Volquardsen  Last week we had these beautiful evenings when the moon rose in the twilight and the whole landscape presented itself with glorious colors. In the beginning it’s more blueish/ violett and within half … Read More

At the sea

Am Meer, 13×21 cm, Pastell, 2010, © Astrid Volquardsen, Privatbesitz   This goes to a friend of mine who said, that looking at the distance of my pastells gives him so much energie and strenght. Can there be a greater … Read More

Calm surface

Stilles Land, 13×21 cm, Pastell, 2010 © Astrid Volquardsen   My next figurative picture is on my easel; work in progress so to say. After all this rain over the last days, the green of nature seems to be overwhelming. … Read More

Plein Air Pastel – Brunsnæs

Brunsnæs, 14×25cm, Pastell, 2010 © Astrid Volquardsen   Hi Loriann, this is for you. I wanted to post this picture earlier, but sometimes life gets in ones way. So here we finally go. I’ve looked at this picture for the … Read More