Friday, December 12, 2014

Recent figure sketches

Some sketches from this fall's figure drawing sessions. All size A2.

Testing Derwent Graphik Line Painter pens. I used New Masters Academy reference pictures for these. Size A3.

Friday, November 7, 2014

Sunday, November 2, 2014

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Saturday, October 18, 2014

Saturday, October 11, 2014

Resting figure

Yesterday's long pose.

Charcoal on Ingres paper, 48x63.5 cm

Sunday, October 5, 2014


Oil on canvas, 35x27 cm

Sunday, September 28, 2014

Sunday, September 21, 2014

Figure drawing

Friday's long pose from the light and shadow side.

Derwent XL charcoal (Mars violet) on Farbriano Tiziano paper, 65x50 cm

Derwent XL charcoal (Mars violet) on Farbriano Tiziano paper, 65x50 cm

Sunday, September 7, 2014

Approaching fall

I got into a flow state with this one. I really enjoyed throwing some paint onto the canvas! The light faded fast so I had to make quick decisions.

Oil on canvas, 33x46 cm

A lousy phone pic of the site near Träskända mansion in Espoo.

Sunday, August 31, 2014


Pastel on Canson Ingres paper, 32x24 cm

Sunday, August 10, 2014

Female back

Oil on canvas, 70x46 cm

Saturday, August 9, 2014

Friday, August 8, 2014

A stream

Oil on canvas, 24x33 cm

Friday, August 1, 2014

Old garden

Oil on canvas, 25x25 cm



Thursday, July 31, 2014

Stari Most

A view from a beautiful little town in Bosnia-Herzegovina. A day before there was a bridge diving competition called Ikari. Men jump from this 21m high bridge into the ice cold Neretva river. Crazy! Ikari has been held since 1566.


Oil on canvas panel, 24x33 cm


Wednesday, July 16, 2014


Oil on canvas, 22x16 cm

Monday, June 2, 2014

Log cabin wall

A small "plein air" from Sunday.

Oil on canvas, 16x27 cm

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Tulliniemi rocks

This place is in Hanko, near the southernmost point of Finland.

Oil on canvas, 41x65 cm

Saturday, May 24, 2014

Double portrait

Charcoal on paper, 42x59 cm