Tag Archives: urban sketching

The New Coffeeshop

The new coffeeshop. Continue reading

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Too Quick

The hardest stuff to sketch is something that happens only once and for not very long at all. Like this truck stopping in front of my house to deliver some chairs for the backyard. You’d think it takes a while … Continue reading

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Drawing the Kids

Drawing my kids, over and over. Continue reading

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Finding Action, from a Distance

Finding new ways to draw people Continue reading

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Pattern and Texture

To keep it interesting and inspiring, I lean a lot on taking an idea or technique and applying it to familiar objects and scenes.
What has kept you inspired and making art through the pandemic? What’s worked for you and what hasn’t? I’d love to hear from you. Continue reading

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Daytrip to Yosemite

Daytrip to Yosemite Continue reading

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Sketching as a Question: USk Talks

This weekend I had the huge honor not only of being on a USk Talks session, but also on sharing the hour with one of the most inspiring sketchers, USk founder Gabi Campanario. If you missed the session, it is here: Continue reading

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Neighborhood Rally

#blacklivesmatter #blm #reportage

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Miyazaki Marathon

Day 79 at Home: Miyazaki Marathon #summer #miyazaki #urbansketching #usk #peoplesketching

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Day 72 at Home: First Heatwave of the Year

Day 72 at Home: First Heatwave of the Year
#sketchathome #stayhome #usk #urbansketching #summer #peoplesketching
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