Kristina was born in Bremerhaven, Germany in 1969. After completing the school in hotelbusiness she traveled to Totonto, Canada to learn the English language. Inspired by exhibitions and the lively art comunity in Toronto, she then studied watercolors with Bernice Tindall.
After returning to Germany, Kristina travelled to the USA regulary to learn from a number of well known temporary watercolor artists. Soon Kristina began teaching herself and as the demand for her classes grew, she quit the hotel job and commited herself full time to teaching and painting in watercolors.
Kristina is teaching watercolor workshops in Marokko and Austria, in 3 local schools and at the summer academy Hohenaschau am Chiemsee.
Her work was published in the “Palette” Magazine, “Watercolor Magic” and in “100 ways to paint a landscape” by International Artist Magazine.
Represented by Watercolor Gallery in Laguna Beach, CA and Abdin Gallery in Hurghada, Egypt.
Kristina´s work is found in art collections all over the world.
She won several awards and has been present in exhibition since 1991.
You will find a variety of subjects in her painting, and always in a loose style. Her Website contains a large collection of watercolors so you can enjoy her work.
Workshop in the South of Marocco
Adventure painting in the South of Marocco 2013 in planning for 20th April to 2nd May 2013 (13 Days), she tells us
“Join this special painting adventure!
We will explore the pulsating heart of Marrakech. It’s magical old town, the souks, the place Jemaa ElFna, the smell of the spices and the wonderful colors give us lots of inspiration. The landruisers will take us over the high atlas mountains to Quarzazate. We arrive in Tamdaght, close to the famous casbah Ait Benhaddou. On the way to Agdz we will paint in the wonderful oasis gardens of the Draà valley. There one beautiful village joins the other. In Zagora you have the possibility to spent a night in the dessert. On our way back we will drive into the mountains of Jbel Sarhro.
This painting workshop is suited for beginners and advanced students. You only have to enjoy your creativity and be open to meet a new, fascinating culture. With the landcruisers we have the chance to discover some of the most beautiful spots of Marocco with the sketchbook. The price for 13 days of adventure-painting-workshop is 1.450,- € per person.”