1940 – 1944 Zeeuws Technisch Instituut in the town of Goes in the South of The Netherlands, learning to make drawings with pen and ink.
1976 – 1978 Vrije Universiteit in Haarlem, weekly model-painting. One year of etching in 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, like indians, sugarplantations etc.
1986 – 1987 Portrait paintings in watercolour, from Mr. Otto Schilling in Haarlem
1988 – 1993 Member of K.Z.O.D. in Haarlem, weakly model-painting.
1990 – 1992 The Ruud Wackers Academy at Amsterdam.
1990 – 1999 At my own studio in Haarlem in the Waarderpolder, painting and giving lessons in model-painting.
2000 – now In own studio in Emst giving lessons in drawing, watercolour, acrylic, oil-painting and pastel, at this moment for 18 students.
2003…………. Masterclass at Talens , painting with pasta on aquarel paper.
2004…………..Masterclass at Talens in model-pasta and gel with acrylic.
2003 – 2011 The Yearly Painting-Festival in Noordwijk aan Zee (Noordwijk at the Sea).
Plus… during the years several expositions in Holland.
Died in January 2012.