November 20, 2019

African wild dog painting

June 5, 2019

In my eyes... you are beautiful! 

When I paint you, I no longer notice that you are poor. I don't see that your hand-me-down dress is dirty and shabby. In my eyes I only see the beautiful girl that you are, dressed in vibrant, new colours, daintily holding your dress so...

April 18, 2019

This painting was inspired by kite surfing activities at Hermanus in the Western Cape. As on many a windy day, kite surfers conglomerated on the beach and took to the water and the sky. With this painting I hope to have captured a bit of the colours and the energy I sa...

March 19, 2019

The cheetah is a large cat that occurs in North, Southern and East Africa, as well as in Iran. They are IUCN Red Listed as Vulnerable.

The cheetah has always been my favourite animal and I have been reading up on them and collecting pictures since I was a child. I there...

February 21, 2019

The African wild dog, also known as the painted hunting dog, is native to sub-Saharan Africa. 

The wild dog has been classified as endangered in 2016. Today, only 39 sub-populations containing 6600 adults remain and the decline continues.

They are highly social anim...

October 30, 2018

My latest work finished! Young girl holding a tamed caracal or rooikat, as it is commonly known in Afrikaans. Oil on canvas.

October 24, 2018

Painting inspired by two Romanian dancers

September 29, 2018

September 11, 2018

The rickety peer groans with each step I take. Between the thin, worn planks I can see the rocks and sand through the crystal clear water. The water turns into shades of emerald and ink as it gets deeper. I contemplate how I will keep my camera above water if I should...

August 29, 2018

I cannot wait to post a pic of the painting I am busy with. Watch this space for the portrait and a write-up soon!

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