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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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RAF Red Arrows

The RAF Red Arrows are on a tour of North America. They stopped  today at the Museum of Flight. They’ve been on this tour since August, flying Hawk T1 jets. AJ and I got there early to claim a good … Continue reading

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Via-chunk

Back in August of 2013, Urban Sketchers Seattle had an outing specifically to sketch the Viaduct as it was to be torn down soon. Well… Today we sketched at the waterfront where the viaduct is mostly gone. It has been … Continue reading

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Leschi neighborhood

By the time we met for throw down, over 25 sketchers came to sketch the Leschi neighborhood, on the shore of Lake Washington. There were a few first timers, too. Our sketchbooks filled 2 picnic tables! I decided to drive … Continue reading

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UpGarden

Urban Sketchers Seattle met to sketch this p-patch (community garden) located on the top of the Mercer St. parking garage. By the time we had the throw down, quite a few sketchers had gathered.  It was good to reconnect with … Continue reading

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Who to Pity?

Urban Sketchers Seattle sketched together today at the Museum of Flight’s Vietnam Veterans Memorial Park. I also used the occasion to host my annual “Symposium Pity Party”.  Several of our sketching friends are in Amsterdam now for the Urban Sketchers … Continue reading

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Jefferson Park

It’s been years since Urban Sketchers Seattle met in Jefferson Park. An intrepid dozen sketchers braved the parking challenge created by a massive church picnic in the park. We also welcomed some sketchers new to the group. The view of … Continue reading

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U District Street Fair

It was a long train ride and then a confusing bus ride to get to the meeting place for joining Urban Sketchers Seattle for the U (University) district street fair.  This was my first time there but it was the … Continue reading

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Hidden Gem

Urban Sketchers Seattle met at a second floor public patio in the financial district. It certainly was a hidden gem of a location. We had a good view of the oddly shaped Rainier Tower and the surrounding structures and construction … Continue reading

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Team Effort

I’ve mentioned before that as a volunteer for Museum of Flight I hear about interesting things happening to which the public is not alerted. Today was scheduled to be the day the CH 47 Chinook helicopter was to be trucked … Continue reading

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