Donnerstag, November 28, 2013

Donnerstag, November 07, 2013

Tawny owl study, reddish phase-Nymphenburg park

After months I did manage to visit the Nymphenburg Park in Munich hoping to spot a Tawny owl. Finally, I did finish this study despite the strong wind,using a combination of Bic pen and Copic markers...

Montag, Oktober 28, 2013

Common buzzard

Common buzzard sketched looking through a scope, Landschaftspark Hachinger Tal, Munich,Staedtler fineliner

Dienstag, Oktober 22, 2013

Sonntag, September 29, 2013

Feral pigeon studies

Feral pigeon, Bic pen study, one of the birds of our neighborhood
One more Bic pen study, half-finished, both sketched with the aid of a telescope

Montag, September 09, 2013

Eagle owl studies-Riesa zoo, Saxony

Eagle owl , half- finished study, Bic pen & Staedtler fineliner, Riesa zoo, Saxony

Eagle owl, Bic pen & Staedtler fineliner, Riesa zoo, Saxony

Samstag, August 31, 2013

Visit to Augsburg zoo , 30.08.2013

African forest buffalo, Bic pen & Staedtler fineliner

Dalmatian pelican resting, Bic pen & Staedtler fineliner

East caucasian Tur, Bic pen & Staedtler fineliner

Grey heron, they were everywhere in the zoo, never seen one in Munich zoo, Bic pen & Staedtler fineliner

Mountain goat, Bic pen & Staedtler fineliner

Onager, or Wild Asian ass, Bic pen & Staedtler fineliner

Ruddy shelduck, Bic pen & Staedtler fineliner

Freitag, August 02, 2013

Nymphenburg park- today morning visit

Tawny owl at daytime roost,overall impression as it has been seen without  any optical aid, Watercolours

One of the Yellow legged gulls was also there,, This is the first half.finished attempt...Bic pen

Finally I managed to finish this one, following the swimming gull through the eyepiece of my scope, wasn`t easy at all..Bic pen

Samstag, Juli 06, 2013

New studies at Nymphenburg park-Munich

Tawny owl , watercolour study from life,(with the aid of a telescope) Nymphenburg park

Yellow legged gulls pair, Bic pen, Nymphenburg park

Great crested Grebe, breeding, watercolour, Nymphenburg park

Dienstag, Juli 02, 2013

Carrion crow,Guinea pig

A Carrion crow study sketched from life using a spotting scope at our local park, Bic pen

Our second Guinea pig the sweet "Caramela", Bic pen

Freitag, Juni 07, 2013

New Zoo studies

Great white pelican study, watercolours, Munich zoo


Black kite study, Bic pen , Wildpark Poing

Black stork, Bic pen, Munich zoo

Sonntag, Mai 12, 2013

Latest zoo fieldwork

Glossy Ibis, sunbathing, Bic pen

Great white pelican, head study, Bic pen

Great white pelican, preening, Bic pen

Great white pelican resting, Bic pen

Great white pelicans doodles, Bic pen

Nicobar pigeon, Bic pen

Northern Bald Ibis, Bic pen

Rocky mountain goat, Bic pen

Various fieldwork close to my home

Carrion crow, Ostpark, Munich ,Bic pen

Feral pigeons, close to my home in Munich, Bic pen

Mallard doodles, Ostpark , Munich, Bic pen     

Robin singing, Ostpark , Munich, Bic pen

Wood pigeon, Ostpark, Munich, Bic pen

Samstag, Mai 11, 2013

Bonelli`s eagle & Common kestrel studies

When time or weather conditions doesnt allow to make life-studies, I`m browsing through my own videos , where there is always something interesting to find..This time a Bonellis eagle female calling, and a common kestrel..
Bonelli`s eagle calling, the whole bird, Bic pen
Bonelli`s eagle calling, head detail, Bic pen

Common kestrel female, Bic pen

Our Guinea pigs

Not really wild , but nevertheless, interesting animals, Betty our first Guinea pig, sadly died few months ago, Bic pen

Our second Guinea pig, Franzi, a lovely animal, Bic pen

One more sketch fo Franzi, an older one... also drawn with Bic pen

Donnerstag, April 11, 2013

Latest Fieldwork

Carp fish, Riesa zoo , Saxony  March 2013,Coloured pencils on tinted paper

Greylag goose, Ostpark Munich , March 2013, Bic pen

Eagle owl, Riesa zoo, Saxony, March 2013,Bic pen

Mallard drake, Ostpark Munich, April 2013, Bic pen

Red squirrel study, Munich, April 2013, Bic pen