Category Archives: Close to home

Cabin Fever

Weeks of rain with almost no break. A 3-day weekend and no way to get out without getting wet. Perfect formula for cabin fever? Luckily, I can draw (and redraw) my family. And since they’ve all long since decided I am terrible … Continue reading

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Little Sketches

When there’s no time for a bigger piece…
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Urban Sketching workshops near you!

Ready for a year filled with exciting workshops? Continue reading

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Sketching with (almost) nothing

I pulled out my kit at home to sketch when my friend and fellow sketcher Uma visited. And (I’m blaming it on the wine, see empty glass on left?) then I forgot to put it back in my bag. So … Continue reading

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Winter Concerts

End of year is also concert season for the kids. These first sketches are from a recital that my daughter’s violin teacher holds every holiday season. It was a small, intimate setting, so I didn’t pull out my watercolors. A pen, … Continue reading

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End of the Year stuff

Bits and pieces as we head towards the end of the year. Continue reading

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Nutcracker in the Dark

Sketching the Nutcracker. In the dark. Continue reading

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