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‘Tis the Season

This afternoon turned out to be quite nice weather…over 50 degrees and quite sunny. I had 3 or 4 locations in mind and two of them worked out well for car sketching. I’d heard about them via various media sources… … Continue reading

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Santa Barb

I joined in the Zoom sketching session with Whidbey Island Sketchers again yesterday. One of their members posed in her Santa costume! I also sketched a beautiful still life (Zoom life) set up by Liesel.

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Cat in a Hat

While driving around yesterday, I spotted this small Caterpillar equipment wearing a huge Santa hat! After meeting some friends for coffee, I drove back to the site to sketch it. It just makes me laugh.   It’s in Tukwila, on West … Continue reading

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Museum not shopping

I organized a small group of sketchers to go to the Museum of Flight as a way of avoiding the frenzy of Black Friday. Victoria, in the middle, brought her father.  This was his first time using watercolor and first … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas

It’s Christmas eve and it has just started to snow.  We might have a white Christmas if it does so through the night. Wishing a blessed holiday season to all.  Hoping for a more peace-filled year in 2018.  We can, … Continue reading

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At the Mall

Given it was just after opening time on a weekday, I thought it would be safe to go to the mall to sketch.  I had two goals:  the Santa Land and finding a trash bin to sketch. Eh?  Trash bin?  … Continue reading

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It’s beginning to look a lot like…

Christmas at the mall.   Outside, it’s beginning to seem like we might need to build an ark soon.  Yesterday had the most rainfall in Seattle for any Dec 7 ever!  I braved the deluge to go to Southcenter Mall to … Continue reading

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Scenes of Christmas

Clam Lights is a holiday tradition in the town in which I live.  It is a display of Christmas lights along a path in Coulon Park, next to Lake Washington.  My favorite display is the dancing Clams, made famous by … Continue reading

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Southcenter Santa

While husband was getting new glasses, I went off to find Santa.  This is a very sketchy sketch of the Southcenter Mall Santa.  It’s in a small signature of paper (about 3×5, pocket Moleskine size).  And the staff seemed to … Continue reading

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