Description Pastel chalk on paper, original size approx. 60cm x 42cmLittle Stints on their way to Northern Europe in early spring - resting at the Baltic Sea and looking for food. Maybe they even stayed here all the mild winter.The Little Stint, Calidris minuta (or Erolia minuta), is a very small wader. It breeds in arctic Europe and Asia, and is a long-distance migrant, wintering south to Africa and south Asia. It occasionally is a vagrant to North America and to Australia.IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN 2006Best view: http://www.barbara-pommerenke.de/my_origart_animals.php#stints (always click on the picture to enlarge) File size: 4000px x 2800px, 635dpi
Barbara Pommerenke, Rostock Member Since February 2012 Artist Statement I would like so much that my pictures were more, not accidental nice entertainment, no, that they would inspire and touch people and show the viewer the full range of life and human existence. (Emil Nolde, 1927) ***
Born in 1965. Living in Rostock, Germany. My website with full portfolio, gallery and shop: http://www.barbara-pommerenke.de
Education in Fine Arts attending an art class of Waldemar Krämer at Rostock's Conservatory, in youth summer camps for Fine Art led by several regionally important artists as well as attendance of classes at the College of Applied Arts Heiligendamm and the Adult Education Center Rostock.
Prizes in online art contests, such as First Place Prizes on Fine Art America.com and deviantART.com in 2011 and 2012. Fourth Place Prize in the hobby artists exhibition Rostock kreativ 2013 - the biggest art show in Mecklenburg- Western Pomerania State, Germany.
Profession: Study of Pharmacy and doctoral degree in natural sciences, working in qualitymanagement of healthcare services.
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