1940 - 1944 Zeeuws Technisch Instituut at the town Goes in the South of The Netherlands , learning to make drawings with pen and ink.
1976 - 1978 Vrije Universiteit at Haarlem , weekly model-painting . One year etching at the studio of a specialist.
1978 - 1982 D.A.C.A. Drentse Academy at Uffelte.
1982 - 1986 Making paintings in Paraguay and Bolivia of special items of these countries , indians , sugarplantations etc.
1986 - 1987 Portrait paintings in watercolour , from Mr. Otto Schilling at Haarlem
1988 - 1993 Member of K.Z.O.D. at Haarlem , weakly model-painting
1990 - 1992 The Ruud Wackers Academy at Amsterdam
1990 - 1999 At my own studio in Haarlem at the Waarderpolder , given lessons in model-painting.
2000 - now In own studio at Emst given lessons in drawing , watercolour , acrylic , oil-painting and pastel , at this moment for 18 students.
2003.............Masterclass at TALENS , painting with pasta at aquarel paper.
2004..............Masterclass at Talens in model-pasta and gel with acrylic.
2003 till 2006 , Yearly paintingfestival at Noordwijk at Sea .
during years several expositions in Holland.