Tag Archives: urban sketchers

Fancy Cars

Can you tell that the people fascinated me a lot more than the cars at this fancy car event at Santana Row in San Jose? They posed by the cars, photographed them, peered into their interiors and rhapsodized about this model versus … Continue reading

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Happy 79th Birthday, Golden Gate Bridge!

It’s 79 years since the Golden Gate Bridge opened! I’m lucky to live close enough to see it. drive across it and sketch it often. Here are some sketches of it I’ve done over the last few years: some from vista … Continue reading

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Plain white water tower

This plain white water tower  and smokestack on 5th street in San Jose once belonged to the American Can Company and stand as a quiet reminders of the agricultural past of Silicon Valley. Now this little forgotten pocket of San Jose is where … Continue reading

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At Mission San Juan Bautista

A quick little trip to San Juan Bautista Continue reading

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What comes first: Line or color?

Trying to answer the question: what comes first, line or color? Continue reading

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Home

Trying to mix it up and do some no-line watercolor painting once in a while. Based on new and exciting stuff I learnt in the workshop I took with Tom Hoffman. I thought I’d start with an easy subject and setup, … Continue reading

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Car Wash

Quick-sketching a car wash. Continue reading

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