Category Archives: Sketches

KEXP

The KEXP radio station broadcasts from within a glass room inside the “Gathering Space” which is a huge room. In one corner is the La Marzocco Cafe. It’s a good place to sketch as, in addition to lots of people, … Continue reading

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Ink in color block

It’s my intent to go to every Mixed Media play day that Janice Berkebile offers at Daniel Smith mothership. What she does is not my usual art practice (USk, on location sketching) but it’s good to learn new things and … Continue reading

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Corn and Watercolor

This morning was another fun time exploring watercolors with Jodi Steele at the Daniel Smith mothership. I played around with some new colors. Then I experimented with the Black Lava Salt I got at the airport in Iceland. It does … Continue reading

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Outside UW Library

Urban Sketchers Tacoma met at the library of the University of Washington at Tacoma. It was such a bright, sunny day that I didn’t want to sketch inside. Since I’d missed most of the brilliant fall color, I also wanted … Continue reading

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Two for one Inktober

Tonight’s Drink and Draw session brought me to a total of 31 ink sketches for Inktober.  We had the wonderful Sam, costumed as a “Vault Dweller” from the Fallout game. My favorite for the evening:

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Weekend in Portland

Right after getting home from 3 weeks in England, we packed again to travel to Portland. We arrived home on Tuesday and left Thursday noon-ish for Portland. Himself was to attend BSides, another computer conference. I planned to sketch and … Continue reading

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Yorkshire – week three

York Wednesday, 16 October.  This was Museum Day.  We went to two plus a walk around inside the city wall. In the Yorkshire Museum I was only interested in the medieval section and there wasn’t very much of that. We … Continue reading

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Yorkshire – week one

Leeds, West Yorkshire We arrived at Manchester airport on Wednesday and the day was spent in travel to Leeds and getting settled in. On Thursday, 3 October, I had a walk around the area and visited the place I used … Continue reading

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Inktober So Far

Did ya miss me?  I’ve been traveling for 3 weeks… in England!  It was great and I have lots of sketches, photos, and stories. I’ve been doing Inktober but not the prompts.  These are mostly just the line drawings prior … Continue reading

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RAF Red Arrows

The RAF Red Arrows are on a tour of North America. They stopped  today at the Museum of Flight. They’ve been on this tour since August, flying Hawk T1 jets. AJ and I got there early to claim a good … Continue reading

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