Four down, 21 to go

After today’s sketch outing I continued on to Georgetown, one of the oldest neighborhoods of Seattle.  In the cool of Fran’s chocolates, I sketched this latest astronaut of the “Astronauts on the Town” installation.

This is Star Stuff by Abigail Kinney Maxey. It is inspired by a quote from Carl Sagan: “The Earth and every living thing are made of star stuff.”

Oh, yes.  I did buy a small amount of chocolate!  And one of the staff recognized me from when I was there with the group of Urban Sketchers earlier this year.   We had a nice chat about the Museum of Flight events.

A couple patrons looked at my work and tried to convince me to take a commission to sketch a building they are buying.  I declined, but said I knew a few others who might be interested in the commission (Steve Reddy)!


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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One Response to Four down, 21 to go

  1. joantav says:

    Chocolates and an astronaut….life is good!

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