Animals

Naja Abelsen

ONE OF MY FAVORITE SUBJECTS: ANIMALS, THE TEACHERS!

Deep Sea Cusk Eel


Watercolour

40  x 30 cm. 2017.

Original sold.

Maybe a start for a new serie about deep sea animals, I'm fascinated about their erie beauty, and fantastic forms, end bioluminiscense. Would love it as a theme for an exhibition!

En Ren Sjæl


Pencil drawing. 2010.

Original Sold

Greenlandic Reindeer. That animal is my alter consciousness: by looking into those big, all-seeing eyes, I feel questioned about how well my consiousness is. Gently but firm.

BJØRN OG SÆL


Coloured pencil . 2016. 24 x 32 cm.

Original for sale.

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Reindeer 2015


Watercolour

2014. 26 x 36 cm.

Original sold.

Finished 2016.

I love this animal...their gentle, almost all-seeing eyes. Return to their soul  by drawing and painting them  from time to another

FORÅRSRÆVEN


Watercolour. 2014. 36 x 24 cm.

Original sold.

Discovered some time ago, that most of my polar foxes are from the shedding period, maybe I like the slightly chaotic, yet funny appearance?.

HAVØRN


Watercolour. 2016

Original sold

The mighty greenlandic sea eagle is so beautiful, powerful.

People often asks me if I have eagles...for years...and this summer I painted this - sold same day...so now I have none again...

Deep Sea Cusk Eel Inspiration


Pigment pen

30 x 30 cm. 2014.

Original for sale.

Maybe a start for a new serie about deep sea animals, I'm fascinated about their erie beauty, and fantastic forms, end bioluminiscense. Would love it as a theme for an exhibition!

LEGENS VILDE GLÆDE


Watercolour. 2014.

Original Sold

Polar Bears! Magnificient and yet an endangered species. The old inuit belief was that this mighty animal was a close cousin to man, and they learned a lot about hunting from the bears skills.

Polarhareunge, akvarel 2011

Rød Hvalros


Watercolour

2014. 24 x 32 cm.

Original for sale.

Walruses are some of my favorite species, their enormous gentle, socially adapted bodies, and funny sounds. Makes me happy in a very deep way whenever I see them, or draw them....

Pukkelhval


Pencildrawing

32 x 24 cm.  2013

Original Sold

The Humpback Whale is admirable. A helper spirit so big it is difficult to understand so much nobleness. This is a calf

ØRREDER I TANG


Acrylic. 2018. 120 x 120 cm.

Original sold.

The owner of the painting wanted half-abstract seaweed in blue-green and arctic charrs with red dots.

Himmelhesten


Ink drawing

42 x 30 cm.  2014

Original for sale.

The Himmelhesten (Sky Horse) was done to help my sister gather money for her dream: to help abused horses in her sanctuary. So I did a whole series of horses for her, and dontaed a third to the sanctuary whenever a horsedrawing was sold.