Solid Red Alder Pet Urn with Routed Top, size 4 1/2" tall by 6 1/2" each side, with 4 1/4" x 4 1/4" White Sublimatable Ceramic Tile
Buy Zierikzee – 16-04-19 Solid Red Alder Pet 4.5inches print by artist Corne Akkers available at Artist.com. Check out the Solid Red Alder Pet 4.5inches Art Print collections available at Artist.com.Zierikzee – 16-04-19 The first great day of Spring has arrived and my mood for landscape painting and drawing still is growing. I am heading for Zeeland soon and to warm up I made this one of de Kaasman Haven next to the Oude Haven at Zierikzee. Legend has it Zeeland has the greatests of lights and it is true. The sun is catched and reflected by the sea surrounding the islands and then sent astray throughout the flat landscape. I decided to keep this one quite impressionistic, capturing light by blocking them in. Graphite pencil drawing (Pentel 0.5 mm, 3B) on Canson Bristol paper (21 x 29.7 x 0.1 cm - A4 format) Artist: Corné Akkers
My work can be seen in many countries all over the world. I employ a variety of styles that all have one thing in common: the ever search for the light on phenomena and all the shadows and light planes they block in. My favorites in doing so are oil paint, dry pastel and graphite pencil. It is not the form or the theme that counts but the way planes of certain tonal quality vary and block in the lights. Colours are relatively unimportant and can take on whatever scheme. It is the tonal quality that is ever present in my work, creating the illusion of depth and mass on a flat 2d-plane. I combine figurative work with the search for abstraction because neither in extremo can provide the desired art statement the public expects from an artist. Besides all that, exaggeration and deviation is the standard and results in a typical use of a strong colour scheme and a hugh tonal bandwith, in order to create art that, when the canvas or paper would be torn into pieces, in essence still would be recognizable.
I teach art (drawing / painting) at Voorburg, Netherlands where I have my second studio next to my first at The Hague, Netherlands, where I live.