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More Sketch Journaling

More Sketch Journaling. Even @nytimes @nytimesarts says it’s good for you! #sketchjournal #urbansketch Continue reading

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Direct Watercolor, Day 5, 6, 7 and 8

Day 5, 6, 7 and 8 of the #30x30DirectWatercolor2018 challenge. Continue reading

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Direct Watercolor, Day 4

When ‘direct watercolor’ isn’t your go-to painting strategy, and you’re taking the #30x30DirectWatercolor2018 challenge, you need some strategies to take the leap: Strategy #1: Pick a forgiving subject Continue reading

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Direct Watercolor, Day 2 and 3

When ‘direct watercolor’ isn’t your go-to painting strategy, and you’re taking the #30x30DirectWatercolor2018 challenge, you need some strategies to take the leap: Strategy #1: Pick a forgiving subject Continue reading

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Kauai: The ocean and the sky

One last Kauai post. Oceans and skies. So hard to capture, but such a great challenge. If you look at the early posts with sketches from Day 1, you’ll see a timid, pretty ocean. But its’ never like that in … Continue reading

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Monument Valley: Spring 2017 Roadtrip

Ending the road trip with Monument Valley.
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Antelope Canyon and Horseshoe Bend: Spring 2017 Roadtrip

I drew page after page, throwing color and line at the page in an attempt to capture the unreal landscape. Continue reading

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Zion National Park: Spring 2017 Roadtrip

If I’m sketching by myself, I agonize about what to sketch and what angle to sketch it from. When I’m traveling with my family, I sketch whenever and wherever we get a break, however short it is. Continue reading

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Our favorite tree

Our tree is back! Continue reading

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Another week in sketches

A weekly roundup… Continue reading

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