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Bits

Drawings form the past week. Continue reading

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In a Cemetery with South Bay Sketchers

Santa Clara Mission Cemetery, South Bay Sketchers and my no-dewey-Decimal book categorizing system. Continue reading

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Four Seasons Concert

6 hours, mostly backstage with 200 middle schoolers as they rehearse and perform at San Jose State University’s Music Hall. Continue reading

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Scheller House on the Move

Last week I got to watch the historic Scheller House, all 200 tons and 6500 square feet of it, move a mile through the streets of San Jose pulled by a semi-trailer truck. Here are all the sketches in the … Continue reading

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The Urban Sketchers Symposium 2019 in Amsterdam

The Amsterdam Urban Sketchers Symposium 2019 workshops have been announced. I’m honored to be teaching again with my workshop “Scavenged Sketches: Stories of People, Places and Objects”.
Registration opens Saturday, 2 February. Continue reading

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The Rock at Morro Bay

Morro Rock is pretty amazing. It’s a gigantic volcanic plug in Morro Bay. This big monolith dominates the town of Morro Bay and is just referred to as “The Rock”, which prompted my kids to call it Dwayne Johnson. I … Continue reading

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Keeping at it through the holidays

Keeping at sketching through December… Continue reading

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