Tag Archives: people

(All sorts of) People Drawing

One last post before a two-week blog-break for me. But lots to share at the end of two weeks, I promise. Are you thinking of the #OneWeek100People2019 challenge yet? It’s coming up the week of April 8-12. If you are … Continue reading

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Announcing One Week, 100 People, 2019

Mark your calendars for the #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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How to sketch in 5 minutes

Have I mentioned I love sketching people? People are walking, breathing, texting stories, and I love drawing them. The trouble is you never know when they will get up and go.  So this is how I work when I don’t … Continue reading

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Snatched Sketches

Snatched Sketches. Most of my sketching happens in  little everyday stuff, snatched moments. I’m most likely to experiment and improvise, take notes and think about stuff like this… #everydaysketches #smallsketch Continue reading

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Sketching Climate Stories

Sketching Climate Stories at the Global Climate Action Summit in San Francisco. #sketchingclimatestories #GCAS2018
#climatesketchers
#riseforclimate
#climatereality
#eyeonclimate
#cities4climate
#urbansketchers
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Direct Watercolor, Day 1

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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