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From My Sketchbook

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From My Sketch Book – 7

This image forms part of a bigger drawing by Peter Paul Rubens. I just had to draw it. This was the result which I did with pencil and ink, and then gave it a sepia look. Rubens, as you may … Continue reading

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From My Sketch Book – 5

As a young guy I really had no interest in poetry. I found it rather boring. Then, one morning our English teacher read a poem and something about it just grabbed me. I’ve never forgotten that poem. It set me … Continue reading

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From My Sketchbook – 3

Namaqualand is an area in the Northern Cape in South Africa. Every Spring the landscape gives birth to one of the most  magnificent displays of flowers in the world. People come from far and wide to drink in this incredible … Continue reading

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From My Sketchbook – 2

Early, every morning when I open our front door, this little scene greets me. Must do something about that dripping tap. Wishing all American  sporty friends a great Super Bowl today.

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London – A Night-walk in her Streets

London is such a fine expression of the British mind’s approach to functionality and beauty. Harmony between these two dimensions is reflected every where you look. It’s a beautiful city, but also an extremely practical one in the way it … Continue reading

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