He is known to be a prolific artist, who combines the teachings of the Dutch masters with the power of self-expression. Born in Perth and raised in Holland, he studied at the Royal Academy for Fine Art, the Hague. His work embodies the human dynamic through an intricate play of mark making and vibrant exploitation of color.
I enjoy using various mediums and trying new things. Love drawing animals and people mainly.
I started with pencil, then turned to pen & ink drawings, then had a go with pastels, now I'm trying Acrylic paint and have had a go at a few small oil paintings.
I also tinker with wood carving and making beaded jewellery
The beautiful northcoast of nsw australia, which has been my inspiration for the past 30 years. My main mediums are oil painting and pastels on paper and i also work in sculptural mediums. I have been inspired by many subjects, from landscapes to interiors, and my family.