Monthly Archives: January 2013

Staff meeting and more

It’s not Thursday but I have Museum of Flight sketches anyway!  I left the house today at 0730 in order to be at the Museum in time for the “All Hands Meeting”.  Managers pronounced 2012 a success.  Attendance was up….they … Continue reading

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Melrose Grill

I went out this morning determined to find a sketching location.  Once again, no parking spot with a good view of that antique store.  I’ve wanted to sketch this interesting old building and today found a good spot to park … Continue reading

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“View” is the weekly theme

Urban Sketchers weekly theme is “View out your kitchen window”.  That view is not very good…. about all I can see is a messy forsythia bush.  This is the view out the door from the kitchen to the back yard.  … Continue reading

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Such a deal

I have not yet decided to subscribe to Watercolor Artist.  The magazine I would really like have, Artist’s Sketchbook, ceased publication with the June 2006 issue.  A few months ago I bought two years (2003 & 2004) on a CD … Continue reading

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Demo of something new (to me).

Cindy Briggs  and Theresa Goesling  did a demo at Seattle Daniel Smith (“the mothership”) today.  It was called “One Step to Rich Darks & Neutrals”. As I was looking through various flickr groups/pools early this morning, I found this  by … Continue reading

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If it’s Thursday, it must be a Museum of Flight sketch.  This seems to be the quiet season.  There were only a few visitors to the Space Gallery today.  Again I had time to do a sketch.  I’m running out … Continue reading

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King County Airport Terminal

I went to Georgetown to check out a possible site for a group sketch outing.  I’ve driven along Airport Way many times in the past year, often on my way to the Daniel Smith mothership (ah, flagship store).  Today I … Continue reading

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More from the Library

Just at the end of the USK Seattle sketchcrawl, I started a sketch in the Suzzalo Library Reading Room.  I almost got it done there but put the finishing touches on it today.

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There have been several sketches posted to the Urban Sketchers flickr pool depicting inauguration preparations.  So far, none from the actual event have appeared, but it’s early yet. I commemorated the day with my own sketch, done here in the … Continue reading

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USK Seattle January Sketchcrawl

Urban Sketchers Seattle met for the monthly sketchcrawl at the wonderful neo-Gothic Suzallo Library at the University of Washington.  It was clear but cold so some hardy folk sketched outside.  The rest were spread out around the library. Gail & … Continue reading

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