Etchings with ´Water´ as a main theme. All etching are printed by hand with a maximum of 50 issues on 300 gram hand-made acid-free etching paper.

dated 1989 until 2016 (click on an image to enlarge an artwork)
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The Realm of the Kingfisher IV

2016

A Kingfisher sitting on bare tree-roots on the shore of a Swedish lake. Part of the Kingfishers-series.

Overflow

2014

A floating mountain as an overflowing/abundance bestowing cup (zie ook Grail,This side up and Inside Out)

Thie Side Up

2014

A floating mountain as a light-bearing calyx with lava splashing out (see also Grail, Overflow and Inside Out)

Kingfisher II

2011

Near the well of the Rio Cuervo in Spain. The kingfisher is part of the landscape as well as its colourful nucleus. Part of Kingfishers-series.

Kingfisher III

2011

A kingfisher dives for its prey near the the well of the Rio Cuervo in Spain. Part of Kingfishers-series.

Kingfisher I

2010

The apparent chaos of bushes near the well of the Rio Cuervo in Spain, the realm of the kingfisher. Part of Kingfishers-series.

Growth

2008

Root-stock under water, source of growth and development

In the beginning

2004

Etching based on a poem by Dutch poet Ida Gerhardt who compares the creation of her poems with a shell-fish creating its own shell, breathing in- and out in the deep ocean waters

Golden rain

2000

Beneficient golden shower: motif from the fairy tale of Mother Carey, the rewarding of the ‘good’ sister

Mare Serenitatis

1998

An assignment of the ‘Carecircle’ Waterland. The turbulent waters are appeased within the protective light-circle.

Silence

1997

Watervessel On the surface carps gasp for air (see also Well and Gaia)

Grail

1997

A water dish that collects and passes on light (see also Crater).

Crater

1996

Representation of the origin of the Conveyor Belt, the cold gulf-stream that flows through the deep-sea and in a way forms the blood circulation of the earth (see also Grail).

Twin moon

1996

Duplication of the Moonfish Double impregnation (see also Moonfish)

Watercollar

1996

Ornament made out of water with snake-lock

Well

1996

The eternal cycle of water (see also Panta Rhei).

Panta Rhei

1995

Heraclites: Everything flows, everything is always changing, the essence of life A coherent wave as a ‘world-egg’ (see also Thalassa, Water of life and Well)

Water of life

1994

The sweet water as a well of fertility contained in a moon-cauldron (see also Panta Rhei, Thalassa and Gaia).

Thalassa

1995

The ever changing element, in this case the sea, contained in a man-made cauldron adorned with dolphins (see also Panta Rhei, Water of life and Well).

Homeland

1994

Canoe with symbols of various cultures is being carried by water, but also is itself a carrier of water (see also Ultima Thule).

Ultima Thule

1994

Vikingship run ashore at ‘the end of the world’ that carries turbulent waters (see also Homeland, where the water has appeased)

Quetzalcoatl

1993

Connection of snake, fish and bird My interpretation of the old Toltec/Mayan/Aztec god Quetzalcoatl Beneath it two Eskimo-masks in which fish/bird and animal or man are combined (see also Flying fish and Swimming bird)

Flying fish

1993

Union of fish and bird (see also Swimming bird and Quetzalcoatl).

Swimming bird

1993

Union of fish and bird (see also Flying fish and Quetzalcoatl).

sea/weed

1989

Seaweed with a spine