Monthly Archives: April 2013

Mailbox on 116th

I’ve liked this mailbox as it’s a bit old fashioned and stands in front of a nicely textured fence in front of thick trees and shrubs.  It’s the second in what will be my occasional focus on mailboxes.  This is … Continue reading

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Mt. Vernon USK Workshop

Frank Ching and Gail Wong offered a one day Urban Sketchers workshop, hosted in Mt. Vernon.  It was a trial run before their 3 day one next month. The first part of the morning and then the afternoon was a … Continue reading

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Ad Hoc Sketch Outing

A few members of Urban Sketchers Seattle gathered for an ad hoc sketch outing today at Seattle Center.  Just starting today was the Cherry Blossom and Japanese Cultural Festival.  Besides the usual Seattle Center sights, there were many new things … Continue reading

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Duct Tape in Space!

Another slow start to the morning at the Museum of Flight so I found another case to sketch.  This one shows some small equipment taken into space.  Astronauts used them for training aboard the Full Fuselage (shuttle) Trainer (FFT). I’ve … Continue reading

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The weather was beautiful today so I decided it would be a good day to go out to sketch.  I took public transport to the newly relocated and renovated Museum of History and Industry (MOHAI) today.    I got in free … Continue reading

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Paper trial

The bakery has a large cafe area with big picnic tables.  There are a number of old cooking utensils and artifacts around the room.  The sketch shows an old electric stove.  It is next to a very over-sized chair that’s … Continue reading

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My husband had an errand to do in the Capital Hill neighborhood of Seattle.  He suggested we try Poppy, a restaurant he’d heard about.   I brought my small sketch kit and got this ink drawing done before the food came.  … Continue reading

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Thur @ Museum of Flight

How predictable.  It’s Thursday.  It’s a Museum of Flight sketch.  I keep saying I’m running out of views to sketch from my post near the door.  But I found something else within view.  It is a large model of the … Continue reading

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I may resemble this

It was fairly nice weather today.  I was stuck inside getting some more Continuing Education Units (CEU’s) for my license.  Woo-hoo.  I’m half way to the total I’ll need by July 2014.  It was on Geriatric Assessment.  By the definition … Continue reading

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