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Playing with Gouache

My friend the artist Nina Khaschina gave me a lovely little gift a couple of weeks ago. A box of gouache paints set up just like her travel gouache kit. Of course, I had to put them to use immediately. … Continue reading

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Close to home

Drawing close to home, and everyday practices. Do you have go-to subjects and locations? Is your sketching practice built around a schedule or does it fit into bits of your day, as mine does? I’d love to know. Continue reading

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It’s next week: #OneWeek100People2019

It’s next week: #OneWeek100People2019

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Announcing One Week, 100 People, 2019

Mark your calendars for theĀ #OneWeek100People2019 challenge from the 8th to the 12th of April, 2019. Continue reading

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Life Drawing, Studies & Urban Sketches

When drawing from photos, life drawing, sketch journaling and urban sketching all come together… Continue reading

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Scheller House on the Move

Last week I got to watch the historic Scheller House, all 200 tons and 6500 square feet of it, move a mile through the streets of San Jose pulled by a semi-trailer truck. Here are all the sketches in the … Continue reading

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A little wander down the coast: Part 3

A little wander down the coast: Part 3. Wrapping up. And, unfinished sketches. Continue reading

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