Category Archives: Sketch Crawl

Conservatory

Urban Sketchers Tacoma met today at the Seymour Conservatory in Wright Park, Tacoma. Some intrepid sketchers were outdoors but most of us stayed in the warmth of the indoor garden. There are a lot of renovations happening. Finally there will … Continue reading

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Scorci’s

Thanks to Katie B, one of Urban Sketchers Tacoma members, we could sketch at Scorci’s Italian Cafe before they opened. She works there and negotiated this opportunity. We were an unusually small group today. I elected to go next door … Continue reading

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Fish Heads

Today I joined another sketching group. They are mostly students of a local watercolor teacher. I heard about them from Susan P. who sketches with Urban Sketchers (USk) Tacoma. She got me on their email list, which is their only … Continue reading

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SAM lobby

It was a large group of Urban Sketchers Seattle (USk) who met in the Seattle Art Museum (SAM) lobby today. We numbered at least 20. Throw down and group photo: I’ve sketched it twice before, but I settled on a … Continue reading

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Gothic Splendor

It was a large group with many first timers that came for Urban Sketchers Seattle’s afternoon outing to the UW Suzzallo library yesterday. The Gothic splendor of the quiet reading room attracted many. Throw down and group photo. I chose … Continue reading

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State Capitol

It was a sunny but chilly morning at the State Capitol in Olympia, WA. Our Urban Sketchers Tacoma group was small but intrepid as some of us sketched outside. I started inside with the corridor in front of the Governor’s … Continue reading

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SS Pen Pal

There are still rumors that the Country Village in Bothell will be sold and torn down for development. Since this is another beautiful weather day, I drove back to Bothell to sketch there again before that happens. I’d intended to … Continue reading

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New Nordic

Urban Sketchers Seattle gathered at Yul Fest in the new Nordic Museum yesterday. It was very crowded, but everyone found something to sketch. I got Stephanie to pose in front of the sign. She’s not only a rock star Urban … Continue reading

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Finally Inside

Over the past few years, I’ve sketched the Amazon Spheres as they were built. And then I sketched them from the outside. Finally, today, I got inside. Some weeks ago I scheduled a “tour” of the Amazon Spheres. I went … Continue reading

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A Portland weekend

This past weekend (8-11 Nov) I went to Portland on my own. The primary reason was to meet up with Anne, a friend from Florida, at Orycon. Anne has family in Portland so makes it an annual visit timed to … Continue reading

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