Category Archives: Daily Sketches

Inktober 2018 Week 2

Week 2 8-14 October Day 8 (Monday) Another day I decided to use the prompt, which is “Star”. We watched the new series premier of Doctor Who last night. The new Doctor is definitely a STAR. Day 9 (Tuesday) The … Continue reading

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Inktober 2018 – Week 1

Inktober Week 1 Octbober 1-7 I posted about Day 1 on Monday. On day 2 I did a sketch in the Stillman and Birn Nova tan sketchbook. This is the first time, ever, I’ve used toned paper. A year or … Continue reading

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Inktober Final Week and Two Days

It’s a wrap!  The final stretch to the finish.  October 22 through 31. On Sunday, October 22, we were still in Portland.  Before leaving, I made a dash to pick up some VooDoo Doughnuts.  I found these mobile units in … Continue reading

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Inktober Week 2

I lost track and forgot to post this on Saturday!  So here is Week 2, which was last week. The week started with a costumed short pose session at The Conservatory.  There is one per month.  It’s not as welcoming … Continue reading

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Warm & Dry @ Watson’s

Urban Sketchers Tacoma sheltered from the pouring rain inside Watson’s Greenhouse.  There were enough pumpkins to satisfy my seasonal need to sketch pumpkin patches and I was happy to be able to stay dry doing so. Upon entering, I immediately … Continue reading

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More Funko

A friend likes the character Maleficent so I decided to make this Funko version today’s sketch.  Done from my photo of the oversized figure outside the building. First I completed it in ink and then I colored it.

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Inktober Week One

On the first day of Inktober, I did a post about it.  Here.  Then I decided I wouldn’t post drawings daily but gather them into one post a week.  Having given myself permission to not have to draw from direct … Continue reading

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More ink practice

I’ve had chores that have kept me at home but I’ve still had time to do some more pen and ink practice in between projects.  Steve Reddy’s post of drawings from the newspaper’s obit page was a great idea.  I … Continue reading

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On your side

Heard interviews with Viet Nam pilots who were POW’s at the “Hanoi Hilton” prison camp.  This is what one of them said. Tried a new ink for the drawing.  It is Graf von Faber-Castell Stone Grey.  It’s a little lighter … Continue reading

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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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