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Fourth time on tour

Yesterday (Sunday, 8 July) Urban Sketchers Seattle sketched the Georgetown Garden Tour for the 4th year in a row. We finished with a “throwdown” in Oxbow Park. It’s the home of the famous Hat n’ Boots  which was the subject … Continue reading

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Exploring

I did some culinary exploring yesterday. For the past six years or so, I’ve had lunch with two former co-workers. We retired within a year or so of each other and have been meeting every few months since. They live … Continue reading

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Georgetown Steamplant

Yesterday I received an email about an open house at the Georgetown Steamplant today. It is open every second Saturday but it seems today was special as they would have a presentation on future plans. I’ve had it on my … Continue reading

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Afternoon in Georgetown

After the Social Watercolor meeting at Daniel Smith, we headed to Georgetown, one of the oldest neighborhoods in Seattle.  It’s one of my favorite places for repeated sketch outings as it has old architecture and a funky, art, vibe. We … Continue reading

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Vehicles in the garden?

Urban Sketchers Seattle met to sketch the for the Georgetown Garden Walk 3rd year in a row. It was also just a few days before our 8th anniversary as the first sketch outing in Seattle was on July 19, 2009. … Continue reading

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I’m now “official”

The Friday group of Seattle Urban Sketchers had a delicious sketch outing to Fran’s Chocolates in the Georgetown neighborhood of Seattle.  Fran’s is located in an old brick industrial building that is itself an interesting subject for sketching. Given that … Continue reading

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Art All Day

Today was a day of making art three different ways: painting from a photo; doing an “urban sketch” on location; sketching and painting from a live model. It was another fun morning with Jodi Steele at Daniel Smith for Social … Continue reading

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Trailer Park Mall

After meeting Daniel Smith, four of us from Urban Sketchers Tacoma had a brief sketch outing in Georgetown. This is a very funk, artsy neighborhood, south of Seattle.  I’ve heard it described as the oldest neighborhood of Seattle.  It’s my … Continue reading

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Greetings from Georgetown

Another nice day so I spent the afternoon sketching outside.  I went in search of a new mural in Georgetown, an old neighborhood south of Seattle.  I couldn’t find it driving so I got out of my car.  It was … Continue reading

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Georgetown Garden Walk

Though I’ve known about the Garden Walk for a few years, I’ve never been.  Now I think I’ll go every year I can, regardless of whether Urban Sketchers holds a sketch outing. I don’t live far from Georgetown and it’s … Continue reading

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