Announcing: ‚Armata Della Primavera‘ on Here Be Dragons

Updates every Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

Beginning today, March 2nd, I will show your the soldiers of spring returning to the surface of the earth, fighting for life and warmth and … mainly for Green.

Each Post will bring your one trooper. Three per Week, till I run out of them, which will be around the end of the month.

art noveau

I’m deeply in love with art nouveau. It feels like … home.
I don’t know if itś just me or do you have similar feelings about a particular period of art?

When I’m looking at art nouveau paintings or sculptures, by Aubrey Beardsley, Alphonse Mucha, or Auchentaller … I have this peculiar feeling of … coming home. Something deep in me responds strongly to these ornamental, floral designs, full of symbolic Importance and longing … it feels right. True, good and beautiful.

And right now I’m feeling the strong need to go and paint some flowery squiggles in the bedroom …

Shades of things to come

It’s become warm again. The sun it up, the temperature ist (finally) above 0°C and it really feels like winter is going.

Although I know that there may be snow and frost and cold again, I’m already in some sort of planing mode for the balcony and my partents garden. Sadly a bunch of my herbs died in the recent cold. Now I can must buy new ones, and I can’t decide what sort of …

Anyway, here’s a little Teaser for you: Shades of things to come weiterlesen

New Header

I’ve changed the header. So there’s at least ONE dragon on the blog.

Of course thats not what the title represents, but you know …
… just to be sure.
I needed a new header anyway. And it’s fun to play around with Inkscape.