Magnetic Bookmarks


story behind

Every painting tells a story

O Christmas Tree With a Bow
December 2023 -  O Christmas Tree With a Bow  - For me, a Christmas tree is as much a part of Christmas as Christmas carols and presents. When the tree is decorated on Christmas Eve, invisible to children's eyes behind a closed door,... »read more

November 2023 - Opening Doors and Gates to Fantasies
November 2023 - Opening Doors and Gates to Fantasies -   As a motif, doors arouse emotions – regardless of whether they are open or closed, whether you look out into the world or into a room. Doors connect the inside with the... »read more

October 2023 - Favourite Place
October 2023 - Favourite Place - Some places act like magnets, they simply cast a spell. They are paths in a park, trails in the forest, streets in the city, routes that I always like to take by car. Or a certain high vantage... »read more

September 2023 - The Old House
September 2023 - The Old House An old house once stood on the beach of Odeceixe on the north side of the river Seixe. When exactly it was built has been lost to time. But the last inhabitants were Maria Rosa and José, with whom I was... »read more

August 2023 - The Oder Swans
August 2023 - The Oder Swans - Like all great passions, both my desire to travel and my desire to paint are characterised by a certain amount of irrationality. When the two meet, even a harmless undertaking can come close to... »read more

July 2023 - The 'Green Villa' by night
July 2023 - The 'Green Villa' by night - When painting en plein air, I am also attracted by the race against time. But whether I win the race is always uncertain, especially when I paint in the dark. At night, after all, not only are... »read more

June 2023 - The Prerow Lighthouse
Juni 2023 - The Prerow Lighthouse -   I love the coast, the cliffs and surf, the dunes, the beach. Sometimes the blue of the sky and the sea shines bright and clear, sometimes it shimmers deep, the clouds and waves gently sway or... »read more

May 2023 - May Green
May 2023 - May Green - As early as April, when the first leaf buds burst open bing-bong, but especially in May, when all the trees and bushes glow in rich May green, I remember what makes the unique charm of nature in our latitudes.... »read more

April 2023 - The Magic Violin
April 2023 - The Magic Violin -   For many years now I have been selling my reproduced watercolour motifs as magnetic bookmarks. They are not only suitable for books, but also as magnetic marking clips for sheet music. So not a... »read more

März 2023 - Sydney Opera
March 2023 - Sydney Opera - Everywhere I go, I also like to paint the landmarks. Many stand as symbol for a place, some for a region, some for countries and the Sydney Opera House even for a whole continent. Everyone who sees this... »read more