She who is circling

Now, since I decided to go online with the Oracleia, I gain a lot of inspiration for the depiction of the Muses.This one is the “Muse of the circle”. Expressing her, or act like her gives me a lot of clarity on things that needed just a view “circles” to go over.She carries the meaning … More She who is circling

Lilith – The free

Digital painting of Lilith – the demonized light bringer, the free one, knower of the secret word that creates reality. Creating ones own reality that is experienced, symbolized by the self-creating snake…

How to make gelatine solution for traditional chinese and japanese Painting Styles, like Nihonga and Gong Bi

Nikawa is the japanese word for the gelatine solution that is used in certain old chinese and japanese painting styles, namely nihonga and gong bi style. The gelatine solution is used as a binder for pigments, as well as for preparation ( sizing ) of the paper, to reduce its absorbancy. In this video I … More How to make gelatine solution for traditional chinese and japanese Painting Styles, like Nihonga and Gong Bi

Mountain Water Clouds & Moon – Some work in progress pictures

Finally I did it. This picture was a lot of work, even if it may not look so. There are lots and lots of layers of soft grey washes done here. It may not reach the hundred-mark, but I am sure there are about 60-80 layers. For those who are interested in, I managed to … More Mountain Water Clouds & Moon – Some work in progress pictures

Daily Deviation !!! Thank you !

Thanks to STelari for her suggestion! I really was surprised how much feedback I got after the suggestion of my painting “Muse of the solitude” as Daily Deviation. It really works as kind of a catalyst for my trie to stepping onto the way of an artist.  Thank you so much, and thanks to the community of deviant-art.

Waterfall-kami

No Scetches were done for this one. I found out that I am not very good at “planning” my works. It´s more the way of “natural growing”, with all the mistakes that may happen that I like. So I start with a “wild” layer of traditional japanese Sumi Ink, and then try to “see” the … More Waterfall-kami