Tag Archives: urban sketchers

A short break in the Sierras, Part 1 of 2

A few days in the Sierras. Continue reading

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A Day in Santa Cruz

Two weeks ago, I spent a whole day on the coast near Santa Cruz sketching with friends. When I haven’t been out drawing for a long time, I feel rusty. Not so much with my hands, because I’ve been drawing … Continue reading

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Taking a deep breath at Alviso Marina County Park

Alviso with friends on Election Day. Continue reading

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Book Release (and a free downloadable pdf)

My book “The Urban Sketching Handbook: Techniques for Beginners” releases today! (Also, a free downloadable pdf from the book) Continue reading

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People in my House

Drawing the big-little moments in my day. Continue reading

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Jacaranda

Jacaranda season Continue reading

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Sketching as a Question: Connecting the dots

Sketching as a Question: Connecting the dots #usktalks #urbansketching #usk Continue reading

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Colored Pencils

Ordinary Things are beautiful to draw because they change every time you draw them. Continue reading

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Ordinary Things

Ordinary Things are beautiful to draw because they change every time you draw them. Continue reading

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Redwoods and Persimmon

Redwoods and Persimmon. A day with Gay, Nina and Liz. Continue reading

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