Posts Tagged: painting

Watercolour: Autumn

Hi all! Here are a few more new watercolour paintings. :) -M

Watercolour: Autumn

Hi all! Here are a few more new watercolour paintings. :) -M

Watercolour: Buildings

Hi! Here are a few new watercolour pieces. I made these during the painting courses I have taken on this year. -M  

Watercolour: Buildings

Hi! Here are a few new watercolour pieces. I made these during the painting courses I have taken on this year. -M  

Baby Owl

Here’s a watercolour piece I made earlier this year. I have quite many of these paintings done but haven’t photographed them yet. Could be a good project to do that this fall. :) -M

Baby Owl

Here’s a watercolour piece I made earlier this year. I have quite many of these paintings done but haven’t photographed them yet. Could be a good project to do that this fall. :) -M

Watercolour Paintings

Hi! Here’s a set of watercolour paintings I made during this Autumn’s course. The next course will start in January and I can’t wait to learn more about this technique. :) -Micke

Watercolour Paintings

Hi! Here’s a set of watercolour paintings I made during this Autumn’s course. The next course will start in January and I can’t wait to learn more about this technique. :) -Micke

Preparing for an Art Exhibition

Hi all! Exciting times. On sunday the participants of the watercolour course which I took this year are having an art exhibition that lasts for three weeks. The exhibition will be held at “Galleria Villisika” in Espoo, Finland. My work

Preparing for an Art Exhibition

Hi all! Exciting times. On sunday the participants of the watercolour course which I took this year are having an art exhibition that lasts for three weeks. The exhibition will be held at “Galleria Villisika” in Espoo, Finland. My work

Eagle Head

Hello! Here’s the finished version of this one. It’s made combining watercolour with black pens. Hope you enjoy this one and feel free to share! Also available as art prints and phone cases at Society6.com. -Micke

Eagle Head

Hello! Here’s the finished version of this one. It’s made combining watercolour with black pens. Hope you enjoy this one and feel free to share! Also available as art prints and phone cases at Society6.com. -Micke

Eagle Head (in progress)

Hi! Here’s a mixed media piece I started this week. Made with watercolours and black pens. -Micke

Eagle Head (in progress)

Hi! Here’s a mixed media piece I started this week. Made with watercolours and black pens. -Micke

Watercolour: Bubble Gum

Hi all! Here’s a watercolour piece I finished this week. We had glass and reflections as a theme during the course. I didn’t find a suitable picture to refer to then so I decided to make this one. It’s all

Watercolour: Bubble Gum

Hi all! Here’s a watercolour piece I finished this week. We had glass and reflections as a theme during the course. I didn’t find a suitable picture to refer to then so I decided to make this one. It’s all

Watercolour: Jars and a Glass

Hi! This one is from my latest watercolour course. We had glass and reflections as the theme this time. I think this turned out pretty nice. I also started painting another one and will post it too once it’s finished.

Watercolour: Jars and a Glass

Hi! This one is from my latest watercolour course. We had glass and reflections as the theme this time. I think this turned out pretty nice. I also started painting another one and will post it too once it’s finished.

40.000 Views!

Wow! Today my blog has hit a staggering 40.000 views in total! It feels really amazing and I can’t thank enough for the interest people have taken in my art. The support I’ve gotten from friends, followers and fellow bloggers

40.000 Views!

Wow! Today my blog has hit a staggering 40.000 views in total! It feels really amazing and I can’t thank enough for the interest people have taken in my art. The support I’ve gotten from friends, followers and fellow bloggers

Snack Time

Hi! Here’s a watercolour painting I had started earlier but finished just recently. Just testing a layered technique in this one. :) -Micke

Snack Time

Hi! Here’s a watercolour painting I had started earlier but finished just recently. Just testing a layered technique in this one. :) -Micke

Various Watercolours

Hi! I’ve made a bunch of new watercolour paintings during the last few months at the course I’m currently taking. Here are some pictures of the paintings. I will be posting more in the future! -Micke

Various Watercolours

Hi! I’ve made a bunch of new watercolour paintings during the last few months at the course I’m currently taking. Here are some pictures of the paintings. I will be posting more in the future! -Micke

Watercolours: Glass & Reflections

Hi! I’ve participated on a new watercolour course! The last two courses were so great that I had to continue with this colourful hobby. The first theme was glass and reflections and this painting is what I came up with.

Watercolours: Glass & Reflections

Hi! I’ve participated on a new watercolour course! The last two courses were so great that I had to continue with this colourful hobby. The first theme was glass and reflections and this painting is what I came up with.

Stickerbomb Skulls + Art Exhibition in Singapore

Hi all! I received some pictures from the Stickerbomb Skulls book launch party + art exhibition that was held in Singapore’s Kult Gallery on the first of August. I was told that the night was a great success and that the Singapore crowd

Stickerbomb Skulls + Art Exhibition in Singapore

Hi all! I received some pictures from the Stickerbomb Skulls book launch party + art exhibition that was held in Singapore’s Kult Gallery on the first of August. I was told that the night was a great success and that the Singapore crowd

Featuring in Soi Magazine!

Hi! I was asked to do an interview for SRK’s Soi Magazine that is published online. SRK Media has a book series called “Stickerbomb” that has been sold in book stores and gift shops around the world. That’s not all.. my

Featuring in Soi Magazine!

Hi! I was asked to do an interview for SRK’s Soi Magazine that is published online. SRK Media has a book series called “Stickerbomb” that has been sold in book stores and gift shops around the world. That’s not all.. my

Prints for an Art Exhibition!

Hi all! Just got a batch of quality art prints! I was really happy to see how they turned out. The reason why I ordered them is that they are going to be featured in an art exhibition taking place

Prints for an Art Exhibition!

Hi all! Just got a batch of quality art prints! I was really happy to see how they turned out. The reason why I ordered them is that they are going to be featured in an art exhibition taking place

Where Two Worlds Meet

Hi all! Here’s a painting/drawing I finished not so long ago. I decided to try mixing water colours and pen strokes and this is how it turned out. It was a fun experiment and I think I’ll take this technique

Where Two Worlds Meet

Hi all! Here’s a painting/drawing I finished not so long ago. I decided to try mixing water colours and pen strokes and this is how it turned out. It was a fun experiment and I think I’ll take this technique

Watercolourz!

Hi! Here’s a few paintings I made during the recent watercolour course. :) -Micke

Watercolourz!

Hi! Here’s a few paintings I made during the recent watercolour course. :) -Micke

The Mermaid (Water Colour)

Hi! Here’s a new painting made during the water colour course I’m currently taking. It’s so much fun learning this technique and getting the hang of it. :) Not maybe the prettiest of Mermaid’s this one, but who knows what

The Mermaid (Water Colour)

Hi! Here’s a new painting made during the water colour course I’m currently taking. It’s so much fun learning this technique and getting the hang of it. :) Not maybe the prettiest of Mermaid’s this one, but who knows what

New Water Colour Course!

Hi! Here’s some “softer” content to this blog for a change. For these you can thank the new water colour course I started this monday! There are two paintings with a winter theme. I maybe got a bit carried away

New Water Colour Course!

Hi! Here’s some “softer” content to this blog for a change. For these you can thank the new water colour course I started this monday! There are two paintings with a winter theme. I maybe got a bit carried away

Imaginary Winter

Hi! This is a piece I made during the water colour course I started this autumn. We had a christmas theme on the final day of the course and this is what I came up with. There’s no snow yet

Imaginary Winter

Hi! This is a piece I made during the water colour course I started this autumn. We had a christmas theme on the final day of the course and this is what I came up with. There’s no snow yet

From the 90’s: The Odd Boy

Yet another older painting. I actually don’t know what the heck that tooth is doing in the painting.. maybe I had a toothache. :) This one was made only with black water colour. -Micke

From the 90’s: The Odd Boy

Yet another older painting. I actually don’t know what the heck that tooth is doing in the painting.. maybe I had a toothache. :) This one was made only with black water colour. -Micke

From the 90’s: Man With a Striped Shirt

More “older” water colour work! I painted this in the the late 90’s. This is about postcard size. :) -Micke

From the 90’s: Man With a Striped Shirt

More “older” water colour work! I painted this in the the late 90’s. This is about postcard size. :) -Micke

From the 90’s: Little Frog

Found this little frog from my archives. I painted it in the the late 90’s and it measures about 8 cm in width. I also have some other water colour work from that time, which I will be posting here soon.

From the 90’s: Little Frog

Found this little frog from my archives. I painted it in the the late 90’s and it measures about 8 cm in width. I also have some other water colour work from that time, which I will be posting here soon.

Learning new things: More Water Colour work

Hi all! Here’s a few more water colour pieces I’ve made during the course that started in September this year. :) The winter-themed one with the road is still in progress. Need to enhance the trees at the front a bit.

Learning new things: More Water Colour work

Hi all! Here’s a few more water colour pieces I’ve made during the course that started in September this year. :) The winter-themed one with the road is still in progress. Need to enhance the trees at the front a bit.

Learning new things: Water Colours

Hi all! I started taking water colour lessons about six weeks ago. Every two weeks there’s an evening filled with learning more about the methods in making this fine area of art. I can tell you this is something that

Learning new things: Water Colours

Hi all! I started taking water colour lessons about six weeks ago. Every two weeks there’s an evening filled with learning more about the methods in making this fine area of art. I can tell you this is something that

20.000 views!

Wow! :) 20.000 thanks to all followers, friends and fellow bloggers for checking out my Artzy stuff! -Micke

20.000 views!

Wow! :) 20.000 thanks to all followers, friends and fellow bloggers for checking out my Artzy stuff! -Micke

Tree House (available in Society 6)

Made with black pen on paper and coloured in photoshop. This one is available as a variety of products at Society6.com. http://society6.com/MickeNikander/Tree-House-a60_Print -Micke

Tree House (available in Society 6)

Made with black pen on paper and coloured in photoshop. This one is available as a variety of products at Society6.com. http://society6.com/MickeNikander/Tree-House-a60_Print -Micke

Nightmare, Dream, Nightmare..

This is an older collage painting.. Made with watercolor on paper.

Nightmare, Dream, Nightmare..

This is an older collage painting.. Made with watercolor on paper.

Conjoined

Watercolour on paper.

Conjoined

Watercolour on paper.

“Bird Brows”

Watercolour on paper. This is an older painting from early 2000. Couldn’t think of a better name for it. :)

“Bird Brows”

Watercolour on paper. This is an older painting from early 2000. Couldn’t think of a better name for it. :)

Space Worm

Watercolour on paper.

Space Worm

Watercolour on paper.

“Tool” Eye

Acrylic paint on art board. This one was inspired by an album cover of one of my favourite bands, Tool. :)

“Tool” Eye

Acrylic paint on art board. This one was inspired by an album cover of one of my favourite bands, Tool. :)

Leaves and Spheres

Water colour on paper. This is an older one, maybe from the year 2001 or something. :)

Leaves and Spheres

Water colour on paper. This is an older one, maybe from the year 2001 or something. :)

Man of Green

Watercolour on paper. This one is from the year 2000. :)

Man of Green

Watercolour on paper. This one is from the year 2000. :)

The Sad Maiden

Watercolour on paper.

The Sad Maiden

Watercolour on paper.

Empathy

Watercolour on paper.

Empathy

Watercolour on paper.