Category Archives: Urban Sketchers

Chilly Chinese Garden

Urban Sketchers Seattle haven’t sketched at the Seattle Chinese Garden in a while so we decided it was time to return. This was my fourth time there. Throwdown and group photo in the Knowing the Spring Courtyard Susan and Kathleen … Continue reading

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Fifth Anniversary

We celebrated the 5th Anniversary of the Urban Sketchers Tacoma’s first sketch outing on June 26, 2013. Oddly, there were only four of us today, less than usual and less then at that first outing! We met at the Annie … Continue reading

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Anderson School

The first time Urban Sketchers Seattle met at the McMenamins Anderson School in Bothell, it was relatively newly opened.  It was also cold and raining.  At the time, sketchers said they’d like to return when the weather was better.  We … Continue reading

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At the Sculpture Park with a visitor

Riccardo Pastore from USk Milan contacted us about sketching during his visit to Seattle. Tina quickly organized an impromptu outing to the Sculpture Park. Despite the short notice, there was a nice group of sketchers to meet him. This is … Continue reading

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Waiting for the streetcar

On my way, yesterday, to a business meeting about our local Urban Sketchers chapter.  The South Lake Union Streetcar had a 10 minute delay for departure from the Westlake hub.  Got this mostly done except for color.  Sketch of McGraw … Continue reading

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Missed it. Again!

Arghhh.   I missed it… again!  I went to the Museum of Flight on Monday to check on the status of reconstruction of the B-52.  No big cranes.  I’d planned to go again yesterday (Tuesday) in the late afternoon, before an … Continue reading

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Twice the Gothic

Urban Sketchers Seattle met outside the Frye Art Museum today. We had many options for sketching: St. James Catholic Cathedral, O’Dea Cathedral High School, historic Trinity Episcopal Church and, of course, the Frye. Many sketchers chose St. James as the … Continue reading

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Putting it back together

After Sunday’s delivery, Omega Morgan started right up on Monday with the reconstruction of the B-52.  I went over today to check the status.  I found it was off the trailer and the crew was working on removing it from … Continue reading

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B-52 Arrives

My day started at 0330. It is delivery day for the fuselage of the B-52G Stratofortress “Midnight Express”. First I drove past it in the opposite direction on I-5! Then I positioned myself to see it travel over the bridge … Continue reading

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Wing One delivered

“Wingin’ it” is how the Museum of Flight captioned their photo of the delivery truck in the middle of the night. I might also call it “Thing One”. Wing Two (or “Thing Two”) comes down tonight, leaving about an hour … Continue reading

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