Union Station

The Friday group of Urban Sketchers Seattle met at Union Station this morning.   I’d sketched the cavernous, arched ceiling before.  I looked for an interesting detail and found it in the anachronistic pay telephone booths!  It helped that they were encased in a nice stand.

It was sunny, if a little chilly, outside so I went to find the pocket park I’d noticed before.  It was between the Vulcan building (ya know… Paul Allen’s company) and Union Station.  There was a good view across the way of buildings, construction and the clock tower of King Street Station reflected in the slanted glass of Vulcan.

The “hero shot” of my sketch.

Sketchers around the building

Sharing sketches

John took the photo

More photos here:  https://redharp.smugmug.com/SketchOutings/2016-0311-Union-Station-Sketch/

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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 Union Station

  1. joantav says:

    Train stations are always so great to sketch. Good job inside and outside!

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