Hi, my name is Barbara, I'm 27 years old and I grew up in Germany. I lived in a small german town from birth until I was about 17. I loved it there, but of course I didn't know that until I moved away.
We had a little elementary school there, and I spent my four years in it drawing on my books and papers. When I got older I loved to hang out by the train tracks, sitting on a loading deck of an abandoned building, which were 5 minutes walking distance from our house. I also watched alot of TV back then, most of my inspiration comes from that time. I had Disney's "Alice in Wonderland" on VHS, and I watched it hundrets of times, oh I loved it (and still do). My other favourite was a german tv-show called "Janosch's Traumstunde", which influenced my style as well. German tv-shows back then were very slow paced, and always took place in nature, especially old forests and fields. So,...
- Joined June 24, 2009