Happy Chickens in the Snow

My grandmother’s chickens liked to be outside even in winter. Unfortunately, the losses caused by birds of prey or foxes were significantly greater this time of the year.Sometimes we children could find the remains of the killed chickens in the garden. This was always a very sad event.

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My Sketchbook: Botanical Painting

I painted this decorative illustration with watercolors in my sketchbook. After a scan I added the font digitally. The hand-painted letters did not turn out so perfect as in the shown version. For print products it is sometimes not bad to combine analog and digital media.

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Christmas Dwarf

Another gnome with a red cap and a white beard. Slowly I get used to the fact that it takes a lot more time to paint a picture with watercolours than using digital media. Although it only has the size of a postcard. But I really like to paint small pictures.

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