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Experiments, Play and Art-Making

For the past couple of weeks, Sketching Play/Lab has been playing with making art with unconventional drawing tools. We’ve used everything but pens, pencils and brushes. My table is littered with forks, knives, sponges, cut up plastic cards, old toothbrushes, … Continue reading

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Daytrip to Yosemite

Daytrip to Yosemite Continue reading

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The Urban Sketching Handbook: Techniques for Beginners

Announcing my new book, The Urban Sketching Handbook: Techniques for Beginners #urbansketching #usk #book Continue reading

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Announcing workshops : Bay Area and San Diego

Announcing workshops in the San Francisco Bay Area and in San Diego. Sign up now!
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Coming up next week: One Week 100 People

What are you sketching next week? I know what I’m doing. It’s the #OneWeek100People2020 challenge. I don’t have much of a plan, but I know that if I just stick to my coffee shop and draw faces and torsos all … Continue reading

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Baja, California Sur: 5

Jewel-toned Coronado Island. Baja, California Sur. Continue reading

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Baja, California Sur: 4

From Magdalena Bay, we drove to Loreto. On the right is a driving-drawing (colored when we stopped). I really, really want to be able to draw it the car. Not only does it open up so much drawing time, but … Continue reading

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Life Drawing and Urban Sketching

Learning from Life Drawing and Applying to Urban Sketching Continue reading

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Announcing a joint Sketching Workshop Stephanie Bower | Shari Blaukopf | Suhita Shirodkar

I’m excited to announce a joint workshop with two awesome sketchers. People | Places | Color A Sketching Workshop by Stephanie Bower | Shari Blaukopf | Suhita Shirodkar May 15-16, 2020 • 10am-5pm • Downtown San Jose, CA About the Workshop: This … Continue reading

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Inktober2019, Week 4

A short #inktober for me this time #inktober #inktober2019 Continue reading

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