On Sunday, Tom Boonen won Paris-Roubaix for the 4th time (more than 250km, mostly on narrow roads paved with cobble-stones). This makes him the second one in history to hold that record. With still more than 50km to go, he left all the others behind him and finished solo 2 mins before the rest. Because I am a very sportive person: that means watching tennis and cycling sitting in my arm-chair (!!!), I waited till today until there was a picture of him in the newspaper. Made a quick sketch using a Staedler marker 0,2. All comments are very welcome.
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