Category Archives: Travel

A little rain in Oregon

Last week, we did a quick road trip up to Ashland in Southern Oregon. I could swear the weather changes just as you drive across the California-Oregon border. Dry and sunny one minute and rainy and green when you cross over. This might … Continue reading

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Labor Day weekend on Lake Shasta

Sketching landscapes, working outside my comfort zone… Continue reading

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Impressions of Italy: Last sketches

As a tourist, I’m always struck by and want to sketch all the stuff everyone sees and photographs. Like the Coliseum. But the stuff that I keep coming back to is the littler stuff, the quick sketches and little observations. Even this … Continue reading

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Impressions of Italy: Bucolic scenes

Tuscan landscapes, for a change. Continue reading

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Impressions of Italy: Fountains

If you must actually see the Trevi Fountain, wake up at 6am and walk to it. It’s about the only time you’ll see it in daylight without the crowds. And when you’re done, go get your morning cappuccino and croissant. 7am, … Continue reading

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Impressions of Italy: Pigeons

Sketching Italian pigeons. Continue reading

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Impressions of Italy: Bridges and Canals

The bridges, canals and gondolas of Venice. Continue reading

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