Tag Archives: Janice Berkebile

Stylized botanicals

Stylized botanicals was the subject of today’s Mixed Media Play Day at Daniel Smith. Janice Berkebile supplied “live” models (plants) for us to draw and suggested exercises in different techniques. As she usually does, she generously let us try her … Continue reading

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Last day of winter!

Today I went back to Daniel Smith for Janice Berkebile’s “Mixed Media Play Day”.  The theme was “springy greens”.  And she brought daffodils.  It’s the last day of winter, the weather is very spring-like.  So it was a good day … Continue reading

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All day with Daniel Smith

No, it’s not another man. I spent all day at the mothership store. There were 3 interesting demos being offered. First, one of my favorite Daniel Smith artists and staffers, Janice Berkebile, offered another in her year long series of … Continue reading

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2 demos 1 day

Along with some other Urban Sketchers, I spent much of this sunny day inside at Daniel Smith, attending some demos. First was “Seattle Waterfront in Watercolor” by Che Lopez.  The room was pretty full, despite it being a gorgeous holiday … Continue reading

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Despite the perfect weather for outdoor sketching, I spent most of it indoors at the “Letter Me This” workshop by Janice Berkebile at Daniel Smith. First, I was quite early in an attempt to get parking at the store, which … Continue reading

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Lettering demo

This was a very active day.  After this demo, I went to the Stonehouse Bakery to sort out some things about my show with Patrick, the owner.   Then I went back over to the Museum of Flight for  a … Continue reading

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Making Palette & Journal demo

A friend from Portland is here for the weekend.  I’m taking her on all sorts of art adventures.  We sketched yesterday and will do so again tomorrow with Urban Sketchers Seattle. Today we went to a demo by Janice Berkebile … Continue reading

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Stab Journal

On Saturday morning I attended a demo at Daniel Smith by Janice Berkebile on making Stab Journals.   She’ll do a one day workshop next month (Sept 18).    As of  Saturday afternoon, there was still space available in the workshop.  … Continue reading

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New sketchbook method

Now that I have so many sheets of Strathmore Series 500 Mixed Media paper, it’s time to make sketchbooks.  I just finished making a second leather bound one for Fort Nisqually’s shop.  While making it, I had the thought to … Continue reading

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Leather Journal Workshop

Sunday was another gorgeous spring day in Seattle.  I gladly spent 6 hours indoors at Daniel Smith in the Leather Journal workshop led by Janice Berkebile. It was excellent!  She’s going to offer it again so I would highly recommend … Continue reading

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