New address for my website


After all those years I decided that it’s time for a new web domain and move my content to It makes more sense to show my pastels and my oil paintings under my name and to stop the confusion. Please … Read More

Construction Work


Right now we are undertaking my website for major construction work in order to make it easier to navigate and optimize it for mobile devices. But tomorrow it’s back to my studio after a much needed two weeks break. Now … Read More

5 years of blogging


I’ve been blogging now for 5 years, almost weekly. To say thank you to all my eaders out there I would like to celebrate this with a special action. So stay tuned and have a look on Sunday, third November. … Read More



Welcome to my newly designed homepage and blog. We tried hard to make the site and its navigation more clearly.  Especially for the English readers a lot has changed, because the whole navigation and the information about my work is … Read More

Top Ten Posts

Casey Klahn chosed his list for the best post on an artist’s blog for 2010 and I am happy to tell you, that I am among them. Take a look at his blog »The Colorist« and find out about the … Read More

Happy Holidays


Foto, 2010 © Astrid Volquardsen >My last blogentry brought much feedback and I wanted to respond to that with a new entry, but then christmas just showed up… So I will do that next year. I wish all my readers … Read More

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