Wednesday at the Fort

Wednesday is my usual volunteer day at Fort Nisqually.  Up until now, I’ve done sewing guild work:  repairs and alterations mostly.   Today I did that for a couple hours and then got dressed in my period clothing to do some sketching an interpreting.

Here is the result:  a 5×7 painting of the laborer’s dwelling.    The original will soon be for sale in the Fort’s shop!

I set up the new box from Dick Blick.  It holds most of my tools well.

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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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2 Responses to Wednesday at the Fort

  1. joantav says:

    Nice sketch of the fort! Great textures on that fencing and siding. Looks like you have everything you need in that box.

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