Thursday, March 24, 2016

My new site

This blog has meant a lot to me since I started it eight years ago but it's time to move on. I would like to extend my gratitude and appreciation to all my visitors and followers and wish you all welcome to

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Course start

My beginner's course will start April 11th and cover the basics of watercolor painting. Register here.

Sunday, March 20, 2016


The color of a robin's face and breast is orange, but which orange? And what are the colors of the reflected light in the snowy thicket under a semi-blue sky? Here I used quinacridone gold, scarlet lake and cobalt blue.

Saturday, March 19, 2016

Size matters

When Gunnar had finished his pastils, he made an inset for watercolor pans and gave me this paintbox for present. All I need now is a travel brush and a pocket size watercolor pad.

Saturday, March 5, 2016

A day at the beach

Gunnar, Peter, and myself went to Rönnen and Sandön for some sketching today. It was a bit too cold for my fingers but nice talking, a cup of coffee and a visit to Gunnar's studio made my day.