Monthly Archives: June 2013

Pedal Plane

I did a third sketch at the Museum of Flight yesterday but didn’t get to finish it until today.  As with the others from yesterday’s event in the heat, I added the color at home. This is one of several … Continue reading

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Historic aircraft

I spent a very warm morning and early afternoon on the tarmac of the Museum of Flight for the christening of the Douglas World Cruiser Seattle II.  This has been a 12 1/2 year project, so far, to build a … Continue reading

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West Seattle sketch outing

The Friday Sketchers from Urban Sketchers Seattle met at Jack Block park.  It was a glorious day.  By late afternoon it was a little too warm for me but during our sketch the weather was cool and sunny. I sketched … Continue reading

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I spent the entire day in an educational seminar on the DSM 5.  That’s the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual 5 which is a guide to psychiatric diagnosis.  This update was just released last month to some controversy.  It was a … Continue reading

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Sumner garden

Frances, Rom and I met for this morning for more planning about Urban Sketchers Tacoma.  I’d asked Rom to bring his sweet dog, Zoe, again so we could sketch her for the global Urban Sketchers weekly theme on flickr.  Didn’t … Continue reading

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My first Giving Bunny

Since it rained much of the day, I did some sewing.  I started a blouse.  I also made my first Giving Bunny.    The pattern is free on Urban Threads and that page also describes the project…. “Can you imagine the … Continue reading

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Edmonds sketching

The Urban Sketchers Seattle met in Edmonds today.  This was the first of two sketch outings to get ready for the art show in October:  Urban Sketchers celebrate Edmonds I noticed this little blue monkey wedged in a tree. This … Continue reading

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Watercolor sticks demo

I went to Daniel Smith for a demo on the watercolor sticks they make.  It was offered by Che Lopez  He gave an interesting and lively demo.  I’d take a class from him and I may actually register for … Continue reading

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Lobby sketch

I spent most of the day in a seminar, more CEU’s for my license.  This one wasn’t as good as others I’ve attended from this same provider (company). I was able to do this sketch of the lobby in a … Continue reading

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Twin Peaks

I drove out to North Bend to take photos for another commission.  I left early enough to be able to sketch.  Unfortunately, it was raining hard.  So I sketched what I could see from the car, though I would have … Continue reading

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