King Street Station

A group of Seattle Urban Sketchers met to sketch the newly renovated King Street Station.  It was stunningly beautiful and quite a sketching challenge.  The set of photos of this sketch outing is here.

Before meeting up with the group, I stopped at Union Station.  I got the sketch mostly done before it was time to leave.  I colored it at home.  I put into practice some things from the Mt. Vernon “Line to Color” workshop.  I left some white space and I put in some foreground interest.

My first sketch at King St. Station was a larger view.  The perspective was quite a challenge.

I did two more detail sketches.  The first is one of the chandeliers as seen from above on the 2nd floor balcony.

The next is a detail of wall and lighting.

As usual, we met to share our sketches.

Me, Tina, Lynn Peggy, Frances


About redharparts

Born in Michigan. Attended undergrad and graduate universities there. I've lived in England, Germany, Southern California and now Washington (state). I'm a retired Medical Social Worker with a past specialty in Oncology. I've enjoyed exploring historical re-creation through the SCA. I costume in several fandoms. Lately I've returned to Art and have taken up Urban Sketching, a version of en plein air painting.
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