Tag Archives: University of Washington

Outside UW Library

Urban Sketchers Tacoma met at the library of the University of Washington at Tacoma. It was such a bright, sunny day that I didn’t want to sketch inside. Since I’d missed most of the brilliant fall color, I also wanted … Continue reading

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Hanami

from poster in UW bookstore UW web page for Quad Cherry blossoms reported “The cherry blossoms in the Quad reached peak bloom today”. It seems Urban Sketchers Seattle hit the mark for planning a sketch outing for today. We’ve come … Continue reading

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Gothic Splendor

It was a large group with many first timers that came for Urban Sketchers Seattle’s afternoon outing to the UW Suzzallo library yesterday. The Gothic splendor of the quiet reading room attracted many. Throw down and group photo. I chose … Continue reading

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Cherry Blossoms in the Sun

This seemed the best day of the week to plan an outing to see and sketch the Cherry Tree blossoms on the 80y/o trees in the University of Washington (UW) Quad.  The weather was predicted to be warm-ish (high 50’s … Continue reading

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A “W” kind of day

Urban Sketchers Tacoma outing yesterday (Saturday, July 2) was around the Tacoma campus of the University of Washington.  We call it UW, pronounced u-dub.  The block letter “W” symbol was everywhere.  It made it into both of my sketches today. … Continue reading

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Tap on, Tap off

A few of us planned a trial run on a sketch outing to the new Seattle Light Rail stations at the University of Washington (UW, pronounced U dubb) and Capitol Hill, as well as sketching the new street car line … Continue reading

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Cherry Trees in blossom

The cherry blossoms were reported to be at their height on the campus of the University of Washington (“UW”, pronounced by locals as udubb).  I very much hoped yesterday’s nice weather would hold over to our sketch outing there today.  … Continue reading

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Visiting sketcher

Urban Sketchers are an hospitable lot.  When ever a sketcher is in town visiting, we’re happy to organize a sketch outing with them.  This week we have Laurie from San Francisco here and we met up at the Burke Museum … 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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Apple Cup

Ever since I learned about the group of women who dress up the Interface sculpture in Coulon park, I’ve gone down at each holiday to check.  There was nothing at Halloween. Today, however, I was pleased to see them dressed … Continue reading

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