Montag, September 24, 2018

Snowy owl study

A snowy owl study based on video I took last week in Wildpark Poing. Has been sketched using various fineliners & pens on toned paper

Mittwoch, September 19, 2018

New zoo studies

I spent a couple of hours in the zoo yesterday in the morning with a friend. Attached,the "harvest"!


Montag, September 17, 2018

Munich Zoo Hellabrunn-drawing class

Attached, a series of quick studies I did today in the morning in Munich zoo, while teaching in an animal life drawing workshop.An Indian elephant, Javan Banteng, Kiang and Wood bisons were our models







Donnerstag, September 13, 2018

Wildpark Poing -life studies

From my today`s visit to Wildpark Poing-close to Munich.Two eurasian lynx studies, a steppe eagle and a wild boar studies



Freitag, September 07, 2018

Video based central Asian birds & mammal studies

When I`m not able to study birds or mammals from life, my own videos or nature documentaries provide the visual informations I need. Attached ,quick studies of Demoiselle cranes, Saiga antelopes and Palla`s cats based on video.








Mittwoch, September 05, 2018

Tawny owl life drawing

I`m just back from Nymphenburg park with-once again a Tawny owl study. Various fineliners and pens have been used to sketch it

Samstag, September 01, 2018

A week in Saxony(Eastern Germany)- Part 2

Beside my quick studies, I managed to finish some more elaborate pictures on location. In addition my first ever architectural study of an old church in the city of Riesa
Eagle owl sketched in zoo of Riesa in a very hot day

Egyptian vulture, Dresden zoo

European mouflon male in Riesa zoo

Head study of a Red kite in the zoo of Riesa

And here the whole bird, an injured Red kite
A window victim, a house Martin study


..and my first ever detailed architectural study made "plein air" in the city of Riesa

Me while sketching the church

...and here me again, while sketching the Egyptian vulture in Dresden zoo