Monthly Archives: January 2015

Fort’s Kitchen

The global Urban Sketchers flickr pool weekly theme is kitchens.  After finishing my shift at Fort Nisqually today, I took a few minutes to sketch the stove in the kitchen building.  The day had turned sunny and it was about … Continue reading

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12th Planes

There was an early staff meeting at the Museum of Flight on Tuesday morning (yesterday).  After, I thought I’d sketch the 12th Man flag hanging in the lobby. Before the Superbowl last year, I went in search of 12th Man … Continue reading

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Seahawks Blue & Green

One of the wonderful things about being retired is I can change the day’s plans on a dime!  I heard on the news this morning that workers were going to hang 12th Fan flags from the Old Rainier Brewery and … Continue reading

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Sketchers Play Day

We, the admins for Urban Sketchers Tacoma took the idea used at the Seattle Friday ad hoc (“Gab and Grab”) and Frances expanded it.  Yesterday she hosted in her studio space a “Play Day” for Urban Sketchers Tacoma. This is … Continue reading

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Chocolate!

What’s better than chocolate on a dark, drizzly Seattle day?  The Ad Hoc Friday group spent the morning at the Fran’s Chocolate shop in Georgetown.  It is a beautiful location which has modernized an old brick brewery but kept many … Continue reading

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Wonderland

At this evening’s AFK Drink and Draw, we had the whole crew from Alice in Wonderland.  it was more than a little daunting to sketch 4 people in a 10 minute period.  Mostly we did 2 at a time.  For … Continue reading

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More Meeker

Frances arranged another opportunity to sketch at the Meeker Mansion in Puyallup, WA

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Another Dragon

Himself decided he wanted to see the SpaceX Dragon so I went with him to the Museum of Fight Monday afternoon.  While he looked at the other exhibits, I drew a different view.  This side appears somewhat more scarred from … Continue reading

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Game vs Sketching

Sketching, every time!  I’m not much of a sports fan, but I did Tivo the game and watched it after I got home. Today was the Big Game (Seahawks won the NFC Championship in a home game!).  First, I arrived … Continue reading

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Do not pet the Dragon

In the past two days, I’ve seen the old and new of amazing technology.  Yesterday was a beautiful pipe organ, which as the height of technology in the 17th century.  Today I saw the SpaceX Dragon spacecraft on exhibit at … Continue reading

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