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Truck experiment

Big truck parked next to my driveway which is under construction. Jacob brought Jared back to help him prep for the concrete pour tomorrow. Preparation included picking up the big rocks, smoothing out new gravel, wooden sections, and laying rebar. … Continue reading

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TV Faces

For the past few days I’ve been in a drawing slump. I’ve been apathetic and none of the items on my list of subjects appeals. I even went to the Museum of Flight on Monday to do my annual sketches … Continue reading

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Dippy workshop

Yesterday morning I participated in a workshop via Zoom…Danny Gregory’s “Dip into Dip Pens” from Sketchbook Skool. I’ve used dip pens on and off for decades. Like Danny, I’m mostly self taught. Most of what was presented I already knew … Continue reading

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Shared tent

Yesterday I drove to the Columbia City neighborhood of Seattle to check out something I saw in the newspaper. I picked up coffee and a pastry to sit in the shared dining tent. It’s a solution to bring take out … Continue reading

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Sketchwaiting

My friend Roy used the term “sketchwaiting” to describe sketches done while waiting. They might be very quick while waiting in line or longer while waiting for someone elsewhere. Yesterday I dropped Himself off for an appointment and then went … Continue reading

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Together again, almost

The weather has turned cloudy and chilly but I still felt warmed by the happiness of sketching again with friends, Tina and Roy. We met at a new place to check it out as a possible group sketching location. It … Continue reading

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Mars Connections

On Saturday and Sunday I presented another “Draw Along” for the Museum of Flight’s Connections program, which is for young people 5-18. There were a total of about 25 in attendance, in the range of 6-17. Since Connections programming this … Continue reading

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Achievement Unlocked

The gaming reference seems appropriate as it almost seems like a quest and one gets lucky to obtain an appointment. The Kaiser system has been pretty good. My first and second appointments were done at the same time. I received … Continue reading

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Aviation Pioneer

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Pilot Coleman

This the week’s “Draw This” challenge from Sketchbook Skool. During this month of Black History, the drawing challenge will feature a notable Black person. This is Bessie Coleman, who in 1922 became the first Black pilot. She had to go … Continue reading

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