Category Archives: Daily Sketches

What’s next?

Participating in the Seattle Women’s March was an uplifting and motivating experience.  But it can’t stop there.  Today, Monday 1/23 brought new concerns. The main organization sponsoring the march(es) has given us our next task:  10 Actions/100 Days.  https://www.womensmarch.com/100    The … Continue reading

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August Adventure Day 5

I sketched much of the day today… about which I’ll post soon.  So I didn’t have time to do a new sketch for the Doodlewash August Adventure.  The prompt for today is “Favorite Animal”. It’s a toss up between dogs … Continue reading

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August Adventure Day 3

Prompt for the day is “favorite flower” The Yorkshire Rose (Rosa Alba Semiplena).  I lived in Yorkshire a year and became partial to the rose that is its symbol.  I have 2 bushes  in my back garden.  Being an old … Continue reading

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August Adventure Days 1 & 2

Decided today, a day late, to join in the August Doodlewash Adventure.  I don’t know whether I’ll really do every day but I’ll do some.  It’s to be a daily list of favorite things. There are some categories in which … Continue reading

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Tyranny of location

There hasn’t been anything much here for 2 weeks as I’ve had a cold.  I was only really miserable a day or two.  After that, I was just listless and then developed a secondary sinus infection.  So I’ve not felt … Continue reading

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Bunny

I’ve had my eye on this bun for a long time.  It’s from a photo I found somewhere.  When I was a child, I had a rabbit colored like this. For a regular dose of humor and cuteness, follow The … Continue reading

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Otter faces

Sea otters are my favorite wild animal.  A couple local zoos have them and I can spend an hour watching them.  As a result, I subscribe to a blog called The Daily Otter.  It gives me a moment of happiness … Continue reading

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Practice Portraits

Though it’s bright and sunny, the weather has also been cold, hovering around freezing for the highs.  Only some of the snow from the weekend has melted.   So I haven’t felt like sketching on location. As from my previous posts, … Continue reading

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Old theater

Once again, for my next NaNoDrawMo sketch, I’ve returned to Michigan.  This is based from my own photo of an old style movie theater.  It is in Lapeer, Michigan.  It’s a small town that is the county seat in the … Continue reading

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Early morning Skool

I completed the first semester of Danny Gregory’s Sketchbook Skool in May.  I am now eagerly awaiting the beginning of the second semester in July.  Meanwhile, the students are restless and lobbied for a Facebook group so they could continue … Continue reading

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