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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 ┬ámagnificent 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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