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New Blind Guardian Valhalla Design available

Listening to Valhalla inspired me to create this new t-shirt design for Blind Guardian: These are some snapshots from the painting process: I started out by tracing my…

UV Clothing Designs, Skulls and Cats

These print designs have just been released.  The lion and the octopus tops are UV-Designs. The color appears when sunlight hits them. The Skulls, the Lion zip-hoodie, the…

A different Style

This acrylic painting of a Blonde d’Aquitaine is an interesting new approach to acrylic painting for me. I disliked the medium for quite a while because of its…

Forgotten Artworks

These are two of my older artworks which I have recently rediscovered in my archive. The mermaid was inspired by a visit at the Atlantic Coast in France…

Skull Drawing – Realtime Video

This is a realtime video of my daily warm-up routine. It is my drawing exercise before I start to paint more detailed designs like the ones below the…

Blind Guardian Live album: Making-of

As promised in my first post about the Blind Guardian – Live Beyond The Spheres album I will now share some of the making-of-progress. It all starts with…

Blind Guardian – Live album: Merchandise

The merchandise that goes with the Blind Guardian – Live Beyond the Spheres album is now available from EMP. The artwork on the shirts and sweaters might look…

Blind Guardian – Live Beyond The Spheres Cover Artwork

Today I am proud to announce my work on the new Blind Guardian live album Live Beyond the Spheres. It was exciting to create the artwork for the 3-CD-Digipack and 4-LP…

Blind Guardian: Demons & Dragons

A while ago I started this artwork by playing around with ink. It is fun for me to experiment from time to time. In this case I started…

In Flames “Battles” special EMP edition

Recently I was comissioned to create an artwork for an EMP exclusive special edition box for the release of the brandnew In Flames album: Battles. I started with…