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SS Pen Pal

There are still rumors that the Country Village in Bothell will be sold and torn down for development. Since this is another beautiful weather day, I drove back to Bothell to sketch there again before that happens. I’d intended to … Continue reading

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Monday at the Mothership

I’m catching up on posting sketches… Sunday, January 6th I went to Jodi Steele’s Social Watercolor at Daniel Smith, Seattle, which I call “the mothership”. Sadly, after February, it’s going to be the only ship.   The Bellevue/Redmond store is closing.  … Continue reading

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Holiday window

It’s chilly and raining outside so I’m sketching from my own photos.  I’ve selected a few from the Germany trip.  This is a window on a narrow street in Nuremberg that led to our hotel. It’s on a larger sheet … Continue reading

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Hello and Goodbye

Hello and Goodbye at the Museum of Flight. It’s “goodbye” to the Apollo exhibit, at least for now, though I don’t know in what manner it will eventually return. Its dismantling will start on Jan 2 as it comes down … Continue reading

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Germany, Days 14, 15, 16

Tuesday, 11 December Bernkastel-Kues to Cochem. B-K was our shortest stay.   Today we moved on to Cochem, also on the Mosel.  Going straight there would have been a short drive, so we followed the river and went via Zell and … Continue reading

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Germany, Days 12 & 13

9 December, Trier to Bernkastel-Kues Time to leave Trier.  Since our Trier hotel host told us she liked Trauben-Trarbach’s Christmas Market better than Bernkastel-Kues, we drove on to there. However, we couldn’t find parking. It’s only open on the weekend … Continue reading

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Germany Days 3 & 4

Friday, 30 November.   Heidelberg to Dinkelsbühl The hotel situation in Dinkelsbühll was awful. For so many reasons, the place we’d reserved was unacceptable.  So we managed to get out of the reservation AND got them to find us another place. … Continue reading

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Germany Day 2

Or is it day 3?  It’s Thursday, 30 November.   We’re in Heidelberg. We were awake early-ish. While waiting for Himself to wake, I did a sketch of the view out our hotel window. The sky was clear and there were … Continue reading

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Solstice Sunrise

I’d heard that Fireman’s Park in Tacoma was a special spot to witness the winter solstice sunrise as it gave a view of both the city and the sun rising over Mt. Rainier. Since very early morning (6am) seemed to … Continue reading

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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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