Tag Archives: urban sketch

Two flutists (and a tabla player)

Friday night we attended a lovely little concert at the Saratoga Foothill Club in a¬†gorgeous hall designed by Julia Morgan. Ray Furuta and Prasad Bhandarkar played the Western flute and the Indian flute. Vikas accompanied Prasad on tabla. This first … Continue reading

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Line first or color first?

Line first or color first? Process shots. Continue reading

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Why Save a Sign?

Why Save a Sign? Morgan Newby has a great reason for wanting to save this wonderful sign of a cowboy that sits on his lot. Continue reading

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Mustard Fields

Saratoga, California. The mustard blooms are out! Continue reading

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Keepers of Memories, Stories and Lesson Plans

Sketch Journals as Keepers of Memories, Stories and Lesson Plans. Continue reading

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Wine and Watercolors

Watercolor sketches on wine labels. 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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