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Urban Sketchers show

These are my items for the upcoming Urban Sketchers Tacoma art show.  There are 3 8×10 prints of sketches done on location around Tacoma.  Upper left is the Johnson Candy Company, upper right is a the “Blanket Stories” sculpture outside … Continue reading

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New library

Many sketchers favor coffee shops on cold, rainy days.  It’s a good place to get in some people sketching.  However, my suburban town only has a couple tiny shops where it might be too obvious what I’m doing. I’ve decided … Continue reading

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Sketching history at Tacoma Library

About 28 sketchers joined in for a the monthly sketch outing with many new people again this month!  We met at the main Tacoma Library, hosted by Beverly, one of our own, and the manager there. I’ve been there once … Continue reading

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Library pack out

Urban Sketchers Seattle have been invited to document a building under construction for the Seattle Architectural Foundation Exhibit later this fall.  I thought I would document the renovation of the Renton Library that spans the Cedar River.  I’d read that … Continue reading

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Market Sketch

I’ve wanted to sketch the library van at the Renton Farmers Market.  Today I saw just the scene I wanted.  The King County Library System (KCLS) has this big red book van that is almost always at the market.

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Finally spring?

I hope it’s finally Spring.  We expect increasingly warm and sunny days through the weekend.  I was inspired to go to McClendon’s for some plants.  I bought ground covers, strawberries and cherry tomatoes but it’s still a little cool at … Continue reading

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Library computer

I volunteer for King County Library System, teaching basic computer use.  I was early today in order to meet with the manager of the program.  Then I still had 15 minutes to wait, so I sketched the computer user at … Continue reading

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