Category Archives: Close to home

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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Direct Watercolor, it’s almost over!

Day 5, 6, 7 and 8 of the #30x30DirectWatercolor2018 challenge. Continue reading

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Stretching outside my comfort zone

At In-N-Out Burger. Comparing line and no line in the #30x30DirectWatercolor2018 challenge. Continue reading

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