Sketch of the B1
A "quick" ink sketch of the B1 (Blankenberge 1). A type of boat the fishermen used before there was a port in Blankenberge. There was no keel, so the boats had to be pulled out of the water on to the beach. There was a new boat built by volunteers a few years ago and because they used the wrong wood (elm), it has to be restored in oak like the original ones!!
About the Artist
I live in Blankenberge on the Belgian Coast, about 15km from Bruges. After being trained as an art teacher in the 60ties, I started teaching for a few years. Then I had my carreer in a school administration. After retirement, I started drawing and painting again. I bought a lot of English books…View full profile