Tag Archives: watercolor

Reconciliation Park

Urban Sketchers Tacoma gathered to sketch the Chinese Reconciliation Park.  Most everyone thought this was an excellent sketching spot. “The Chinese garden motif allows the park to stand both as an acknowledgment of the forceful expulsion of the Chinese population … Continue reading

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Shady Gilman Village

Urban Sketchers Seattle again went a little further afield to Gilman Village in Issaquah. I’d suggested it as I’ve enjoyed sketching there. I used to consign hand made items in a shop that is no longer there.  All the shops … Continue reading

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Orbis

The Orbis Flying Eye Hospital landed at the Museum of Flight today. I received an email about 1100 inviting volunteers to join staff for tours while the crew set up for their visit. I hurried right over. From their website: … Continue reading

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Dreaming

It’s the Dream Team (Master Detailers) working on the Dream ) Liner. They’re way up! That’s #1  747 on the right. Posing in front of the main project:  Air Force One. A few more photos.

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Two Celebrations

The Urban Sketchers 9th International Symposium is happening right now in Porto, Portugal. Several of the sketchers from USk Seattle are there. For those of us who aren’t, Michele and I threw a “Porto Pity Party” at our sketch outing … Continue reading

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Porto Pity Party in Tacoma

Yesterday (Wednesday, 18 July) Urban Sketchers Tacoma met to sketch the streets and area around Artist and Craftsman Supply.  Since many of our fellow sketchers are at the 9th Annual Urban Sketchers International  Symposium in Porto Portugal we had a … Continue reading

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Detailing Air Force One

No, not that one. Ours. That would be the first jet Air Force One at the Museum of Flight. It’s the arrival of the 15th Annual Air Force One Detailing Team organized by master detailer Renny Doyle. http://detailersofairforceone.com/ (the video … Continue reading

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Cool relief in the garden

Urban Sketchers Seattle met at the Bellevue Botanical Garden on Sunday. It was a fortuitous choice as the thermometer got to at least 90 degrees. It was a good thing to be able to sketch in the cool shade of … Continue reading

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The Duwamish

Early this am I made a stop at the Museum of Flight to drop off collected newspapers which they’ll use for summer camp. Since it wasn’t yet beastly hot, I decided to check out a nearby park. I had noticed … Continue reading

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Dancing Bunnies

A little over a year ago I sketched the bunny buns. I’ve been wanting to sketch the front of the sculpture from the view that also included the towering cinema sign. Today I drove down to delivere our art show … Continue reading

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