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Finished! 2018 Inktober

Week 5 final days 29-31 October I got all the way through Inktober and did an ink sketch every day.  As I’ve written previously, I used a toned sketch book for the first time.  I consider that trial a success … Continue reading

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Inktober 2018 Week 4

Week 4    23-28 October I’m behind in posting only because we were in Portland, OR over the weekend and I have almost 400 photos to edit plus several sketches to scan and edit.  I am a day ahead with … Continue reading

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Inktober 2018 Week 3

Inktober Week 3:   15-21 October Day 15 (Monday) Just a bit of Halloween candy sketched at Mixed Media play day at Daniel Smith Seattle store. Day 16 (Tuesday) This was the view from the deck of Rock the Dock … Continue reading

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Inktober 2018 Week 2

Week 2 8-14 October Day 8 (Monday) Another day I decided to use the prompt, which is “Star”. We watched the new series premier of Doctor Who last night. The new Doctor is definitely a STAR. Day 9 (Tuesday) The … Continue reading

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Inktober 2018 – Week 1

Inktober Week 1 Octbober 1-7 I posted about Day 1 on Monday. On day 2 I did a sketch in the Stillman and Birn Nova tan sketchbook. This is the first time, ever, I’ve used toned paper. A year or … Continue reading

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Back to University

No, I’m not going back to college!  Seven years and 2 degrees was enough!!  However, I do like the “red brick university” campus where we sketched today.  I’d be happy to go back again next year. Urban Sketchers Tacoma were … Continue reading

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It begins

Inktober 2018 has begun!    I started by sketching some of my kit. Stillman & Birn Alpha softcover sketchbook;  various pens.   Platinum Preppy Medium with Platinum Carbon Black ink. I’ve been watching and re-watching tutorials on ink hatching.  What puzzled me … Continue reading

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Inktober Final Week and Two Days

It’s a wrap!  The final stretch to the finish.  October 22 through 31. On Sunday, October 22, we were still in Portland.  Before leaving, I made a dash to pick up some VooDoo Doughnuts.  I found these mobile units in … Continue reading

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Sunday in Portland

Portland, Oregon; Sunday 22 October: We left Portland on Sunday morning. But not before getting some doughnuts from the famous Portland bakery, VooDoo doughnuts. Himself wanted to try the bacon maple one. I chose a bismark like filled one. And … Continue reading

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Inktober Week 3

On Sunday October 15th I was out with Urban Sketchers Seattle, further afield than usual.  We sketched outside the new Funko HQ inEverett, WA.  I made this sketch standing on the 3rd floor of the parking garage across the street.  … Continue reading

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