Samstag, Dezember 30, 2006

It was a very beautiful sunny but very cold day
today.
I used the chance to visit once again our local zoo
and I didn't regret it.
You can see the results below.









Mittwoch, Dezember 20, 2006

Mittwoch, November 29, 2006

Some drawings of capercaillies, sketched
at Alpenzoo, in Innsbruck-Austria few years ago.








Donnerstag, November 02, 2006

Bonellis eagle life studies

I've been observing and sketching Bonellis eagles in Greece
for the last 5 years. Since then this magnificent raptor
became my favorite bird.






Dienstag, Oktober 31, 2006

After a long time I managed to visit an artificial lake close
to Munich where a very cooperative Ruddy Shelduck
was waiting of me.

Freitag, Oktober 20, 2006

The Kestrel, the commonest falcon, has always fascinated and challenged me as an artist.
The field sketches bellow made in different countries, in different seasons shows also
the development of my sketching style through the last 10 years.






Freitag, September 29, 2006

I found these Blackbirds in our neighbourhood very cooperative models.
Through the last years I observed and sketched them many times.









Dienstag, September 19, 2006

Field sketching has always faszinated me, and of course helped me to develop
my sketching and drawing style, having deeper understanding for form and shape.
In this Blog I'll try to show regularly pages of my Sketchbooks always presending
a specific subject.


..a chuckar partridge, sketched through a spoting scope few years ago.

Both are very typical island inhabitants in Aegean sea.



A yellow-legged Gull and...



















.. a Little Owl.


A fig tree and..