Tag Archives: Stillman & Birn

New Ikea

This was the day for which we’ve been waiting!  The new Ikea store opened this morning.  It was built on the site of the parking lot of the old store.  It is 2 stories and is 399,000 square feet.   It … Continue reading

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Gabi’s 10×10

This was the kick off for Urban Sketchers “10 years x 10 classes” or simply,  “10×10” series.  This is the 10th anniversary year for Urban Sketchers.  To commemorate, they are sponsoring 10 workshops, each group in one of many locations … Continue reading

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Red Sonja!

Back to AFK for Drink and Draw tonight.  I missed last week’s session due to Norwescon.  Tonight we enjoyed Alicia, costumed as Red Sonja.  She’s an excellent model with a fabulous costume.  She’s at Horse & Hound Creations. I’ll start … Continue reading

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It was such a perfect day today that after my volunteer shift, I felt I just had to go out to sketch.  It was blue sky and over 70 degrees.   I’ve had my eye on this building for quite a … Continue reading

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Glasair at Museum of Flight

Once again, after my volunteer shift at the Museum of Flight, I did a sketch.  The Museum has had a recent acquisition of a Glasair, kit built plane.  It is temporarily on display in the Air Park.  What we’ve been … Continue reading

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Dressed up and no where to go

These figures are always walking to no where.  Interface is a sculpture by Phillip Levine in Gene Coulon park, Renton, WA.  I’ve sketched it many times, more since I learned there is a group of older women who dress it … Continue reading

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Sketching the Burke

Thanks to Tina for organizing and coordinating with the Museum for our monthly Urban Sketchers Seattle sketch outing at the Burke Natural History Museum on the campus of the University of Washington. My initial destination was a mask carved in … Continue reading

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Friday at Ada’s

Seattle Urban Sketchers Friday Ad Hoc group met at Ada’s Technical Book store on Capitol Hill yesterday (Friday the 13th!).  I took the bus to get there rather than try to find parking.  As I walked the short distance from … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas to my family, friends and other readers!  This is my international Christmas display. The wooden tree from Ikea is about 16 inches.  The small table cloth was purchased when we lived in Germany.  The Pooh bear was bought … Continue reading

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Happy Christmas Eve

from my imagination; Stillman & Birn Zeta; Daniel Smith watercolors, Platinum Carbon Black in a Platinum Cool Pen

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