order to become a teacher I studied Fine Arts and Biology at a
university in the lavishly green Ruhr Area of Germany. When the time
came up to choose the art field of attention, I took both painting
and photography. Back then photography was still “old school” and
I feel lucky that I was given the opportunity to learn all this.
I enjoy working on different kinds of paper with ink and watercolour
or mixed media. The creative process
fascinates me because it entails elements of an
experiment, the outcome is not always
predictable, so I can find my own solutions.
is my well of inspiration and relaxation. Therefore I enjoy both,
cherishing my own perennial garden (with the friendly assistance of
my four legged and furry supervisor) and visiting different gardens
on my travels.