Works on Paper and Canvas

I have made over 3000 water colours, gouaches and paintings on paper over the past 30 years. Paintings are seldom worked on more than once as they lose their potency for me if I have to return to the image.

Grimpen

Carbon Copy Drawings

My father gave me a 1950’s carbon copy book with yellowed pages and a loose, battered sheet of blue carbon paper. I did not know what to do with the book for a long time and just doodled in it until in 1999 when I started drawing figures in parks or urban environments jostling one another and moving erratically about in all different directions.

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