Category Archives: Sketchbook Skool

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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Klass reunion

The Pacific Northwest Sketchbook Skool Klassmates had another reunion.  A few of us met at the historic Panama Hotel and tearoom in the International District of Seattle. The Panama Hotel dates from 1910 and is associated with the immigration of … Continue reading

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SBS homework

I’ve finally done some homework for Sketchbook Skool.  Most of last semester I played hooky in that regard.  I feel my page design needs work.  I really admire people like Judi who do such well designed pages. The assignment was … Continue reading

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SBS Field Trip

Despite the fact that Sketchbook Skool is on-line, several Klassmates have made connections via Facebook.  A few of us from the Pacific Northwest met Saturday in Port Townsend to sketch and share. I made some name tags since only a … Continue reading

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Selfie

My “selfies” done for Sketchbook Skool’s Summer Skool weekly challenge, which is an ATC sized self portrait. (ATC is a tiny Artist’s Trading Card 2.5 x 3.5). I did 4 of my costumed persona, each in an ATC size but … Continue reading

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Skool House in Leeds

Once again, this is a weekly theme assignment for Sketchbook Skool.  I also tried a new technique I learned from Cathy (Kate) Johnson.  She has a YouTube video demonstrating several resist/masque techniques for use in location sketching.  The commercial liquid … Continue reading

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More Skool work

This morning I woke up at a more reasonable time.  The internet was down so it interrupted my routine.  I decided to get another sketch done.  I’m returning the favor.  Amanda sketched me (see yesterday’s post) so I’ve sketched her. … 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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