Category Archives: california

Sign Painter, yup that’s me

Just a quick post linking to this piece that KQED’s ARTS section did on my sign-sketching obsession. Here is the video. And a link to a longer piece on their website. A big thank you to Creo Noveno for shooting … Continue reading

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Sketching Climate Stories

Sketching Climate Stories at the Global Climate Action Summit in San Francisco. #sketchingclimatestories #GCAS2018
#climatesketchers
#riseforclimate
#climatereality
#eyeonclimate
#cities4climate
#urbansketchers
#usk Continue reading

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That Transition Page. And, I’d Love Some Advice.

Do you have tips and advice to help me build a daily sketching practice? I’d love to hear from you! Continue reading

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Workshop Announcement: 2 days of Sketching in Los Gatos

Workshop Announcement: 2 days of Sketching in Los Gatos, California. Continue reading

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What I learnt in June

Last thoughts on the #30x30DirectWatercolor2018 challenge. And now, where’s my pen?? Continue reading

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The last few direct-painting watercolors

And it’s a wrap for the #30x30DirectWatercolor2018 challenge. Continue reading

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Harvesting Lavender

Harvesting lavender in South San Jose.
Day 24 of the #30x30DirectWatercolor2018 challenge. Continue reading

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