Monthly Archives: November 2013

Last one

Just in the nick of time, I’ve finished sketch #50 for NaNoDrawMo.  There was a lot going on today and we were making some plans.  So I didn’t get to my last sketch until this evening.  I also couldn’t decide … Continue reading

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Tutorials section

As suggested by my friend and co-Tacoma Sketchers admin, Frances….  I’ve made a tutorial page here.  See the top, in the black line below the art, I’ve added another section, “USK Tutorials”.  https://redharparts.wordpress.com/usk-tutorials/ These tutorials were created to help new … Continue reading

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In the Kitchen

The Urban Sketchers weekly theme is Kitchen.  This is a stand in front of my kitchen window where I usually have several plants.  I’ve culled them down to just a couple. I had these squash I wanted to sketch before … Continue reading

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#47 NaNoDrawMo

I wanted to draw something in my kitchen for the USK weekly theme.  But I had an eye exam and one eye was very dilated and numbed and I felt a little out of sorts.  So I decided on a … Continue reading

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Stuffed toys stuffed in VW

This yellow VW Bug with the Ikea logo is always in the covered parking garage at my local Ikea.  I’ve sketched it before with a pile of boxes strapped precariously to its roof.  Today I found it completely stuffed with … Continue reading

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Ikea bag

Because it rains a lot here in Western Washington, having a waterproof sketch bag is essential.    Timbuk2 bags are very popular here as most of them are waterproof.  But they cost about $100 or more. I found this bag at … Continue reading

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Dawn

I was up before 0700.  The dawn was clear and cold when I went out to get the Sunday paper.  The sky had just a touch of pastel color.  It was inspiring so I hurried to capture it. The lump … Continue reading

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TARDIS Day

The 23rd of November is TARDIS Day, when fans remember that this was the day on which aired the first episode of Dr. Who.  This date, in 2013, is considered the 50th Anniversary of Dr. Who.   In celebration of which, … Continue reading

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Where were you?

As everyone knows, today is the 50th Anniversary of the assassination of President Kennedy.  There have been a lot of opportunities to share where one was at the time. My commemoration is a sketch.  These are from photos I took … Continue reading

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More waiting

Once again, I drove Don for his follow up 24 hours post cataract surgery.  It was another good check up.  I ended up with an hour and a half waiting time.  Of course, I used it to sketch.  I had … Continue reading

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