21Saturday July, 2018
The most difficult thing is to start your career as an artist. And it does not matter how good your art is when you do not have any “right” contacts, you do not have a name and you are unknown, it’s very difficult to prove to the world that you are worth something. In this […]2018
01Sunday July, 2018
” I’ve learned to be prepare for mistakes and now I wait for that moment when I know I won’t be able to go back to a clean surface. Every line is unique and also every mistake is part of the final product.”
09Saturday June, 2018
From school and throughout my working life I have painted, mostly for my own amusement but also in response to endless friends’ requests for portraits of themselves, their children or their pets.
07Monday May, 2018
I’m proud of the fact that many of my students have become professional artists.
12Thursday April, 2018
I like creating an image and an atmosphere which bring the spectator up to a story, but he has to imagine it: what happened before? what happens next?
01Thursday March, 2018
I really don’t know how I differentiate from other artists – I just know that I paint in my own style which has developed over the years and people seem to like it!
12Monday February, 2018
I am an Iceland-based artist painting landscapes with oil pastel technique. ‘Paint and sail’ is the motto I live by.
05Monday February, 2018
I´m an addict to colors! – The way the light changes the shades of colors every minute really gives me a kick! 🙂
29Monday January, 2018
As music is the poetry of sound, so is painting the poetry of sight” (James McNeil Whistler)
10Wednesday January, 2018
When painting oils, the set up has to be ‘just right’, there is a mental build up to the whole process. There is a controlled ‘angst’ as I paint. The making the canvas, setting up the palette, to the painting is all-consuming. It is starkly different from the disciplined, quiet, introspective approach to watercolours. Both […]