Entries by Tina

“Paint your Heart & Soul” ecourse

I am feeling really honored and excited to be teaching in “Paint your Heart & Soul” in 2017 along with a number of inspiring artists. This yearlong course is initiated by Olga Furman and it is all about the narrative aspect of artmaking. I will be teaching two classes in this ecourse. My first lesson is […]

“in the zone”

sometimes a painting paints itself. It happened with this large portrait and it’s always thrilling to be “in the zone”. When I sat down to rest a 3 cm large scorpion ran towards me, it was an intense night :-)

not a perfectionist

  One thing I like about my rather complex personality is that I am not a perfectionist. This enables me to enjoy painting even when it’s not perfect. Doing watercolor portraits is always relaxing to me. I do them in between larger pieces, I do them to study proportions, shading etc. more accurately, so that […]


Series of three abstracted figures Mixed media on board 40×50 cm / 16×20 inches experimenting with negative space and spontaneous gesture drawings red seems to be the color at the moment ;-)


so wonderful to see my painting framed in its new home in North Carolina!

progression of a painting

  “seated woman” 80×100 cm mixed media on rawcanvas find out more about this abstract figure series here https://13artblog69.wordpress.com/abstract-figurative/