Category Archives: Sketch Crawl

Middle Fork

The Seattle Urban Sketchers’ outing was listed as Seattle Art Museum (SAM) and Pike Street Neighborhood.  I was happy to spend the entire time inside SAM.  First, it was chilly and raining much of the time.  Second, I had free … Continue reading

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Sketchers Retreat Day Three

Sketchers Retreat Day Three: Wednesday, 4/19 We packed up and checked out of our cabin early in the morning and then went into Port Townsend for breakfast.  I had noticed this cafe last time I was there and really wanted … Continue reading

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Sketchers Retreat, Day Two

Sketchers Retreat, Day Two:  Tuesday, April 18 All five of us went into town for breakfast.  We picked the Blue Moose Cafe in the Boat Haven.  It certainly had a lot of Blue Mooses.  It was rather crowded but I … Continue reading

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Sketchers Retreat, Day One

Sketchers Retreat, Day One:  Monday, April 17 Along with four other Tacoma Urban Sketchers, I went to Port Townsend for about 3 days of sketching.  We called it a Sketchers Retreat.  We shared a large house at the Chevy Chase … Continue reading

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MOHAI

We had unexpectedly good weather for our regular Friday sketch outing.  We met at the Museum of History and Industry (MOHAI).  Rain was predicted to start about 11, so I did my first sketch out side.  While it never did … Continue reading

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Tulip Town

It’s Skagit Valley Tulip Festival time! Feather and I drove up to Mt. Vernon, 2 hours away, to meet up with the Anacortes Sketchers in the tulip fields.  I’d never been to this particular farm, Tulip Town. The flowers were … Continue reading

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Antique Center

Urban Sketchers Tacoma met yesterday for our regular 1st Saturday outing together. I carpooled down with 2 other sketchers and it rained the entire way. The antique shop was completely overwhelming with choice of subject matter.  One of our number … Continue reading

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Cherry Blossoms in the Sun

This seemed the best day of the week to plan an outing to see and sketch the Cherry Tree blossoms on the 80y/o trees in the University of Washington (UW) Quad.  The weather was predicted to be warm-ish (high 50’s … Continue reading

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More about Anderson School

Instead of joining the Seattle group at The Roastery, I drove 26 miles and an hour North to Bothell to meet The Whidbey Island Sketchers (WIS) at the McMenamin’s Anderson School.  One of the many wonderful things about McMenamins properties … Continue reading

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Return to Point Ruston

One of our number who couldn’t join us at the Jewel Box cafe last Wednesday still wanted to go.  So Feather and I joined Beverly for a return to Point Ruston. It’s the first day of spring.  I’d hoped to … Continue reading

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