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Like so many others these days, I’ve attended a lot of on line video conferencing. These are sketches done in 5 minutes or less during these meetings.  They bear some resemblance but are not really portraits. The Museum of Flight … Continue reading

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During Museum of Flight’s streaming training this morning, I worked on a sketch.  This image from the US Navy was shared on Museum’s social media outlets yesterday.  This is Ensign Jesse L. Brown, the first African American aviator to complete … Continue reading

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Virtual Beziers

Virtual Sketchwalk group is in the Languedoc area of France this month.  A member uploads a large selection of photos from which we can all sketch.  This is a bridge in Beziers.  While living in Germany,  I made a few … Continue reading

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Screen people

Here’s another page of people from screens.  Two are from photos.  Two are sketched “live” while on video conference.   (9×12 mixed media Bee Super Deluxe sketchbook, ballpoint pen or pencil). I attended the 3.5 hour Sketchbook Skool workshop with France … Continue reading

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It’s live

At 0900 PDT Urban Sketchers presents “USk Talks” live on Instagram.  This technically isn’t Urban Sketching but us local admins have decided that it’s OK in these COVID Times.  In the Before Time, we’d be sketching people in coffee shops, … Continue reading

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Amelia on this day

It was a fun Sketchbook Skool live drawing party on YouTube today.  Danny demonstrated drawing with ink washes.  This is something I do during Inktober but not much otherwise. Meanwhile, I received the “morning briefing” email from Museum of Flight … Continue reading

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Live on camera

To keep us engaged while we can’t go in, the Museum of Flight is doing twice weekly training sessions, mostly presented by the Docents.  This was Bill discussing Boeing’s role in WWII.  We’re normally on the same shift. This was … Continue reading

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TV people #2

This is a continuation of the Sketchbook Skool suggestion to draw from a frozen TV screen.  However, I’m also drawing from other sources, such as streaming video and YouTube.  These were done over 3 days.  The page is 9×12 so … Continue reading

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TV people #1

It’s been 9 weeks since we last held a Cosplay Drink and Draw session.  I’m no longer frequenting public places or transport.  Thus, there’s almost no opportunities to draw people.  One of the daily “draw with me” episodes on Sketchbook … Continue reading

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Outing and Show reception

Yesterday, Urban Sketchers Tacoma had a sketch outing in the morning and then the reception for our group show at the Main Library in Tacoma. While this image doesn’t show many visitors, once the presentation in the next room let … Continue reading

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