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Girl with bird (2017)

Inspired by Delfst blue tiles. A combination of fantasy and realism. Oil on canvas 50 x 50 cm.

Self-Portrait (2016)

Oil painting on canvas 30 x 40 cm.

Portrait Fox (2015)

During a weekend in the Kennemer dunes I encountered three foxes. This curious fox let me take some photographs of him. A gift for me, definitely worth a painting. Oil painting on canvas 100 x 100 cm. For sale.

Saint George and the Dragon (2015)

In the Netherlands, Beesel is the only place where this legend is still kept alive. In 2016 this play will be performed again. This portrait shows the dragon's eye with the knight in it's sight. Oil painting on canvas 40 x 40 cm including frame. For sale.

Portrait Lauren (2015)

Portrait of Lauren and her paroquet Pip. I used contrasting colors in this portrait, they amplify eachother. Oil painting on canvas 90 x 60 cm.

Portrait Deer (2015)

Powerful, colorful portrait in oil paint. The warm glow of the sunset reflects in the eyes. Oil painting on canvas 70 x 100 cm including frame. For sale.

Portrait Thinker (2015)

Lost in his thoughts. If you look really closely, you can see fish in the abstract background. Oil painting on canvas 60 x 80 cm.

Scottish Highlander (2014)

(winner public prize Picturama 2015) Juryreport Picturama 2015: “An appealing portrait of a Scottish Highlander. The strong animal looks at us directly. The eye is painted beautifully. It gives the animal character. No, not threatening, but alert. The red and brown in the hair were portrayed nicely. A strong work”. Oil painting on canvas 50 x 60 cm including frame. For sale.

Portrait King Willem-Alexander (2013)

I made this portrait for an exhibition in the courthouse in Maastricht. Oil painting on canvas 80 x 100 cm including frame. For sale.

Portrait Dog (2013)

Drawing with pastel pencils and chalk on paper 22 x 22 cm including passe-partout and frame. For sale.

Portrait Cat (2013)

Drawing with pastel pencils and chalk on paper 30 x 30 cm including passe-partout and frame. For sale.

Portrait Evert (2013)

Painted in various shades of grey after which the skin was covered in a glazed layer in a warm red color. After that I added a blue glazed layer on the vest. Oil painting on canvas 100 x 120 cm.

Portrait Horse (2012)

Drawing with pastel pencils and chalk on paper 20 x 30 cm including passe-partout and frame. For sale.

Study Rafaël (2012)

Study of a drawing of the artist Rafaël (1483-1520). Pencil drawing on paper 30 x 42 cm including list. For sale.

Portrait Frank Sinatra (2011)

Frank Sinatra also known as The Voice (1915 -1998). He died from a heart attack at the age of 82. His last words were: "I'm losing", referring to his fight to stay alive. Oil painting on canvas 30 x 40 cm. For sale.

Portrait Elvis Presley (2011)

The King of Rock 'n' Roll (1935 – 1977). Elvis officially died of a heart attack. It's also plausible that he died of a drug overdose prescribed by his doctor. Oil painting on canvas 30 x 40 cm. For sale.

Portrait Bob Marley (2011)

Bob Marley (1945 – 1981) was called “The King of Reggae”. In 1977 his toe was injured. When the injury didn't recover, skin cancer was diagnosed. The cancer spread to his stomach, and later on to his lungs and brains. He died at the age of 36. Oil painting on canvas 30 x 40 cm. For sale.

Portrait Freddy Mercury (2011)

Portrait of the lead singer of the band Queen. Freddy Mercury (1946 – 1991) died of pneumonia as a consequence to aids. Oil painting on canvas 30 x 40 cm. For sale.

Portrait Michael Jackson (2011)

Portrait of “The King of Pop”. Michael Jackson (1958 -2009) died of cardiac arrest. His doctor prescribed him an overdose of drugs. Michael often feared for a death similar to Elvis's. Oil painting on canvas 30 x 40 cm. For sale.

Portrait Toon Hermans (2011)

(second place public prize Picturama 2013). One of my favourite paintings. See the youthful look in his eyes. It looks like a painting in grey tones but it actually consists of the colors brown, red, blue, black and white. Oil painting on canvas 60 x 80 cm including frame. For sale.

Painting The Waterfall (2011)

The background was made of vacation photos from France. I photographed the children later and combined the pictures in a painting. Oil painting on canvas 70 x 100 cm.

Painting The Encounter (2011)

I made this painting for the competition “Talens Palet 2011”. If you look closely you can see writer Tommy Wieringa and singer David Bowie. Oil painting on canvas 85 x 55 cm.

Portrait Familie (2010)

In this age of hurrying we often forget what's truly important. I entered this painting in the competition “Het vierkante ei”. One of the jury members approached me later and told me it was too bad I wasn't with the finalists. A nice compliment which, to me, meant that I was succesful. Oil painting on canvas 80 x 100 cm.

Portrait Evert (2009)

Oil painting on canvas 30 x 40 cm.

Painting Awakening (2009)

The idea for this painting came from a painting by the artist John Everett Millais (1829 - 1896). This artist is a big source of inspiration for me. Oil painting on canvas 70 x 100 cm.

Portrait Familie Korsten (2008)

Oil painting on canvas 40 x 50 cm.

Portrait Lauren (2008)

Acrylic paint on canvas 30 x 40 cm.

Portrait Julian (2008)

Acrylic paint on canvas 30 x 40 cm.

Portrait Wilhelmien (2007)

Oil painting on canvas 30 x 40 cm.