1951 Born in Enschede, Holland 1967 Studies building engineering 1970 Painting lessons 1972 Marriage in Poland 1974 Starts making woodcuts inspired by Polish and Belgium artists 1983 Quits regular job and tries to combine art and part time work Explores the etching techniques 1985 Works in Nice,France 1986 Goes to Curacao 2003 Ends a career in the restoration world and decides to finish his studies on graphic techniques 2004 Studies graphic techniques and painting on the free academy for visual arts in Nunspeet, Holland 2006 Gets a Cum Laude certificate on his etchings.