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What a difference!

What a difference another park & ride makes!  Normally on a weekday at Tukwila Light Rail station’s park & ride there are no parking spots if I’m not there between 0700-0730.  About a month ago the new Angle Lake station … Continue reading

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Electra Arrives!

This was a wonderful day at the Museum of Flight.  I volunteered for the Electra Arrival event.    The Museum has obtained an immaculately restored Lockheed Model 10-E Electra, the same type of aircraft that Amelia Earhart piloted on her … Continue reading

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A sweet sketch outing

Seattle Urban Sketchers met for our monthly sketch outing at Boehm’s Chocolates in Issaquah, WA. I first focused on the weather vane and upper story windows. Then I sketched in the kitchen: We shared our sketches. The founder, Julius Boehm, … Continue reading

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Under the Viaduct

Today was Seattle Urban Sketchers monthly sketch outing to document the Alaskan Way viaduct which is to be torn down.  It was called “Under the Viaduct”.  I got there early on the light rail so had some time before the … Continue reading

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31 July, Day 1 of Gorge trip

This is 31 July, Day #1 of a 5 day trip with a friend along the Oregon side of the Columbia River Gorge. After dropping my husband off at SeaTac for his trip to DefCon (see my post of 5 … Continue reading

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Sketchy afternoon

After errands and a routine dental appointment in the morning, I enjoyed the beautiful weather by sketching most of the afternoon.  I’ve nearly completed my series of Renton public art.  These are the sculptures that are outside or easily reached. … Continue reading

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Tacoma Sketch outing

I had a really enjoyable day sketching in Tacoma.  The weather cooperated in that it became sunny, mildly warm and breezy.  I met Frances and Rom at Freighthouse Square.  They are hoping to form a Greater Tacoma Area Urban Sketchers … Continue reading

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Kent Farmers Market

The Farmers’ Market season has begun.  Today was the first opening of the one in Kent, WA, which is just a bit south of where I live.  I’d never been to it before.  It is set up along a street … Continue reading

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Ad Hoc Sketch Outing

A few members of Urban Sketchers Seattle gathered for an ad hoc sketch outing today at Seattle Center.  Just starting today was the Cherry Blossom and Japanese Cultural Festival.  Besides the usual Seattle Center sights, there were many new things … Continue reading

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Back up

This is more on the subject of photography but would also apply to scans of one’s art, such as Urban Sketches. I’ll be on my soapbox now.  It never ceases to amaze me.  I talk with people who take photos … Continue reading

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