It´s getting kind of obsessive

I´ve really gotten into painting seascapes lately, so again I could not stay away from another attempt at it. I don´t know what it is about it, but i just feel very calm while doing it. I can actually hear the waves smashing against the rocks in my head, and the seagulls squeaking down through…

A go at De Niro and Gandalf the Grey

Since i´ve done a lot of painting lately, I picked up my sketching kit today and had a go at one of my favorite actors, Robert De Niro. If you look past the slight... misplacement of the right eye, I thought it went rather well. I also had a try at the great Ian McKellen,…

Don´t need much

After painting this picture today, I was fascinated by how few tools you actually need to paint a decent painting. Without blowing my own horn to much, I thought this was my best painting yet. When i say few tools, I´m talking about both brushes, palette knifes and paint. The whole picture is painted with…

The process

After a bad series of paintings lately, I feel that i´m finally back on track in the sense of seeing some improvement. I have often, recently, regretted not taking pictures during the process though, because I often feel that the paintings looked better before I did the last finishing touches to them. It would then…