Category Archives: teaching

Workshop: Urban Sketching for Beginners

It’s exciting teaching beginning students to see and draw. Continue reading

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Usk Chicago Part 4: Workshop at The Bean (and a free download)

My workshop at The Bean and a link to a free download of my workshop handout. Continue reading

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Usk Chicago 2017 Part 3: Painting Trees with Shari Blaukopf

Big shapes in watercolors an learning to mix greens in Shari Blaukopf’s workshop. Continue reading

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Usk Chicago Symposium 2017: Part 1

A first post from the Usk Symposium in Chicago, 2017. Continue reading

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In your sketch kit: Summer 2017

I’m finally packing my sketch bag for the Urban Sketchers Symposium in Chicago. And I’m going with my smallest sketchbag to date. It’s a small Timbuk 2 Messenger, and I’ll carry just 2 sketchbooks: A large 9×12 wirebound Beta book … Continue reading

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Capturing Elusive gestures

Quick capture, better stories, workshop prep. Continue reading

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Only a month to go…

People sketching and an inspiring book… Continue reading

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