Tag Archives: Yorkshire

Virtual Dales

This morning I participated in an Etchr Studio mini-workshop with Yorkshire artist, John Harrison. I’ve liked his art for quite a while and it doesn’t hurt that nearly all his subjects are in Yorkshire. This was done as a follow … Continue reading

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Hebden Bridge

I’m again participating with Virtual Yorkshire sketchers who are visiting Hebden Bridge this week. I have really been there, hiking (“walking”) through with the Youth Hosteling Society of Leeds University in the late 1970’s. This is “The Lodge” a National … Continue reading

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Virtual Hull

Once again I joined the Yorkshire Virtual sketches group. Because of the time difference of 8 hours, I looked around and sketched this yesterday. The Hull Streetlife Museum offers a viewing tool much like Google street view. I managed to … Continue reading

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Dales Sheep

For my sketches from photos, I’m spending a lot of time in Yorkshire. This is from the Yorkshire Dales instagram account which shared the photo from wends_photography (she made the photo 2 years ago). This is in Wensley Dale. I’ve … Continue reading

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Grassington

This is a market town in North Yorkshire of a little over 1000 people. The image I found on an Instagram account. What I didn’t know before I looked it up just now is that Grassington was transformed in to … Continue reading

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Headingley Chimneys

This week, the theme for Yorkshire Virtual Sketch group (a temporary pop up from USk Yorkshire during lock down) is chimneys. This is from my photo, taken October 2019 during our trip to Yorkshire. We were staying in a hotel … Continue reading

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Virtual Ripon

Urban Sketchers Yorkshire have a separate group for virtual sketch outings during COVID-times. Much of England is back in lock down so they are back to virtual outings. I sketched with them in person a little over a year ago. … Continue reading

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Holmfirth

Yorkshire Virtual Sketch Crawl took us to the village of Holmfirth, south of Huddersfield today. I like these stone bridges. Today’s notInktober 17/31

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One for three

This sketch was done during Danny Gregory’s Sketchbook Skool “Draw with Me” live on social media (I use YouTube). His subject was something else, which I might yet draw. It’s also another in my daily series for notInktober but I’m … Continue reading

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Virtual Richmond

The Urban Sketchers Yorkshire group has started a separate Facebook group for “virtual” sketch outings.  Urban Sketchers sketch on location, not from photos.  But since Yorkshire has gone back into COVID lock down, once again they can’t meet as a … Continue reading

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