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After the 10×10

The last class of the 10×10 series in Seattle was a Group Reportage. The class met in the morning at Lake Union Park. The attendees were invited to join some members of USk Seattle in an afternoon sketch outing. The … Continue reading

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Deeper than the Titanic

Early this morning I took some things to the Museum of Flight. They asked for a number of recycled items that will be used in their camps this summer. Since I was there an hour before Museum opening time, I … Continue reading

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My show

Feel free to right click and save the image of the announcement poster.  Hope those of you who are local can come to the opening reception.  Patrick, the baker and owner of the Stonehouse bakery will be providing refreshments!

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We Won!

Dick’s is a Seattle-area icon and local business.  All of them are far North of where I live.  They recently ran a vote on whether to put the next new drive-in to the South or East of Seattle.  I did … Continue reading

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Unusual art

This blog is usually about my own adventures in sketching.  Today, however, I want to tell you about something rather unusual in the world of drawing. Vashon Artist and Cartoonist, Jim Woodring, has a very large dip pen with which … Continue reading

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Day 3: to Lake Louise

Day 3: moving on to Lake Louise in Alberta. Prior to checking out of our hotel, I did a quick sketch of the view from the window with the autumn colors on the trees. We stopped at Tim Horton’s for … Continue reading

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Day 1: first leg

Day 1: first leg to Kamloops, BC, Canada We left on our trip to Canada at about 10 am on Sunday, 25 September.  Our first goal was the 5.5 hour drive to Kamloops, BC.  This took us into the Rockies.  … Continue reading

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I’m baaaack

If you’ve wondered why I’ve not posted in several days, it’s because I’ve been on a bit of a vacation.  Himself and I drove 1700+ miles to Banff, Alberta, Canada and back since Sunday, 25 September.  We’re back today. Over … Continue reading

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Trixie Hobbitses

Or very clever gardeners and landscape designers.  I learned about the small Hobbit House in June from a piece on a local TV show and I immediately put it on my list of sketch locations.  Today was my first chance … Continue reading

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Art Show

This was an all day event for Urban Sketcher Tacoma.  First, we had a sketch outing in and around the main library in Tacoma.  I hung around the library and only went outside to do one sketch.  This is a … Continue reading

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