Category Archives: Sketches

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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Welcoming Winter at Anderson School

We attended a talk about “Winter Welcome”. On Monday Himself and I went to McMenamins Anderson School in Bothell. Himself has been a master brewer in the past and taught brewing in the SCA. He used to buy a case … Continue reading

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Happy FP Day 2018

Happy Fountain Pen Day!              I’m recognizing FP day by testing a new ink in my Lamy Fountain Pen.  It’s De Atramentis Document Urban Grey.   I’ve waited months for this to be available in the … Continue reading

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Finished! 2018 Inktober

Week 5 final days 29-31 October I got all the way through Inktober and did an ink sketch every day.  As I’ve written previously, I used a toned sketch book for the first time.  I consider that trial a success … Continue reading

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Inktober 2018 Week 4

Week 4    23-28 October I’m behind in posting only because we were in Portland, OR over the weekend and I have almost 400 photos to edit plus several sketches to scan and edit.  I am a day ahead with … Continue reading

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Inktober 2018 Week 3

Inktober Week 3:   15-21 October Day 15 (Monday) Just a bit of Halloween candy sketched at Mixed Media play day at Daniel Smith Seattle store. Day 16 (Tuesday) This was the view from the deck of Rock the Dock … Continue reading

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Not Diwali

Urban Sketchers Seattle rearranged our usual schedule to attend and sketch the Diwali Festival at Seattle Center Armory.  Except I didn’t sketch the festival…more on that below. As I often do, I traveled by light rail into Seattle. While parking … Continue reading

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Pt Defiance

Urban Sketchers Tacoma met at the Pt Defiance Marina on a very foggy morning. It was unfortunate that the view was obscured. Is there anything out there? The numbers of sketchers shifted throughout the morning. At one point there were … Continue reading

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