More sketching at the Museum

Sketching with Don Colley and a small group of Urban Sketchers at the Museum of Flight was a good end to my 11 day art marathon.

I met up with Frances and F. as we were all there early.   I sat to sketch this large view of this historic aircraft.  Then left to meet the group at 1pm and returned to my spot to finish the sketch.  In the mid-1920’s, the Boeing Model 80 was one of the first passenger aircraft.  It first flew in 1928 and carried 12 passengers.  This 80-A carried 18.  This is the only surviving example of the Model 80 series.

My second sketch was a view I’ve often thought to sketch.  It’s in a staff only bridge over the lobby and looks down on this reproduction aircraft.  This is my favorite of the day.

 


Me, F, Frances, Tina, Astronaut, Michele, Don Colley

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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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3 Responses to More sketching at the Museum

  1. joantav says:

    Great sketches! Love the second one done from above….cool!

  2. Michele says:

    Great account and sketches. Thanks for making this possible, Kate. So much to see, so much history upon which to contemplate! Love the sketch you did of The Dove!

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