Something good in something bad?

Today I made a trainwreck of a painting. I started out making a nice, calm, grassy mountain scape, and was very pleased with the way the painting was going. As confidence grew larger with each brush stroke, I decided to put in a nice, calm creek in the bottom of the painting. Just to finish…

My first acrylic painting

There's been a lot of "firsts" lately, and my last session was therefore no exception. I've been thinking about it for a while, and finally decided to have a go at my very first acrylic painting. I've been getting a lot of acrylic paint as gifts over the years, and recently bought some additional colours…

11 hours in 30 seconds..

As some of you may have noticed, I've started using Procreate to have a go at some digital drawings. Mostly because I've been curious of how this medium works, but also because it's so easy to pick up and lay down between the daily rutines. You just pick up your digital pencil, and get to…

First painting sold!

My first painting sold, ever, was bought from a local exhibition I participated in just a week ago. I recently joined a local painting club in the town where I live, and after my first meeting I decided to take part in a pop-up gallery they were planning the following month. These were the two…

Drawing different angles

Through my "On the line"-series of drawings, I've been trying to make out the scenery from different angles. Some of them has a perspective from above, some below, some straight forward and some obliquely. In my latest drawings I've been getting a lot closer to the main characters, though, trying to emphasize the view they're…