Skizze mit Guache und ink. canson Skizzenbuch Surprise, surprise. I couldn’t recall to have seen this view before in Hamburg.The Citypalais lost it’s dome during the second world war. Now a really big aera is under reconstruction turning a big … Read More

Landschaftspark Duisburg Nord


Foto: Marc Volquardsen , 2016 The Thyssen Ironworks in Duisburg-Meiderichclosed colsed down in 1985 and ended an area of industrialization in Western Germany. Luckily there were man with visions and two architects had the idea to transform this industrial site … Read More



Magellan Terassen, Sketch, Canson Art Book 180 (A4), Technical pencil .5/ 2B Astrid Volquardsen, 2016 The upcoming weeks I won’t be able to go to my usual plein air hunting ground, because of some bad traffic we will face at … Read More

The bookbinder shop of Madame Vion


Moleskin Watercolor paper/ Gouache, Watercolor pens, ink, © Astrid Volquardsen 2014 Because Moleskine doesn’t offer A5 sketchbooks, I took paper from there A3 watercolor book One of our hiking tours lead us away from the coast up the hill to … Read More

In Trégastel (North Brittany)


  Moleskin Watercolor paper, Gouache, Waterccoöor pens, ink, © Astrid Volquardsen 2014   One of those houses which are typical for the north of Brittany. It’s inhabit by two lovely old ladies, just as you imagined it should be. Das … Read More

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