Category Archives: teaching

What I Learnt From Drawing With My Family On Zoom

A year of drawing online with family.What I learnt, how to hold one, and lots of exciting pieces produced by the group. Continue reading

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Sketching a Teashop in Myanmar

A few days ago, I posted about doing a Sketching PlayLab livestream with Paul Wang, where we chatted and sketched from a photo. Here are some images from that session. The top of this image is the photo reference we … Continue reading

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Livestream and Video

I’m doing a YouTube livestream this evening (5pm Pacific Time) with Paul Wang, my partner-in-crime at Sketching PlayLab . PaulĀ and I will be painting with a small palette of colors. We chose 3 colors each to bring to the palette … Continue reading

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Mailvan

We need the USPS. To keep us connected. To allow us to vote by mail, especially in the time of Covid. To keep our small businesses afloat. Continue reading

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Texture Play

Texture Play: Up next at the Sketching Play/Lab Continue reading

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Sketching as a Question: Connecting the dots

Sketching as a Question: Connecting the dots #usktalks #urbansketching #usk Continue reading

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Sketching as a Question: USk Talks

This weekend I had the huge honor not only of being on a USk Talks session, but also on sharing the hour with one of the most inspiring sketchers, USk founder Gabi Campanario. If you missed the session, it is here: Continue reading

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Draw From History: A Sketchbook Workshop

Sign up now for a 3 day workshop sketching in historic Virginia City, Nevada! Continue reading

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Poppies, Poppies and more Poppies!

Last week was poppy week. I taught a workshop based on a request to share this “loose and free” approach to flowers. What I loved most of all is that even though we all followed the same process and worked … Continue reading

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Travel-Sketching Oaxaca: Life on the Streets

Travel-Sketching Oaxaca: Life on the Streets Continue reading

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