Wooden Book With Sun Embellishment

WOODEN BOOK WITH SUN EMBELLISHMENT

Ali Manning's Handmade Book Club Challenge is wood. I created this book using wood for the covers and a sun embellishment using Creative...

Sketching a Live Musician With SFSketchers Meetup Group

SKETCHING A LIVE MUSICIAN WITH SFSKETCHERS MEETUP GROUP

On Tuesday I joined the San Francisco Sketchers on Zoom to sketch a jam session. I also tried an exercise using 3 colors: Alizarin...

 
 
 
Painted Paper Clay

PAINTED PAPER CLAY

I finally painted my little paperclay embellishments and started a few more. I'm not going to stiop until I use up my package of creativepaperclay....

First Try at Paper Clay

FIRST TRY AT PAPER CLAY

My friend, Kathy Pzrekopp introduced me to paper clay last week. She gave a few friends a demo on zoom and taught us how to make the...

 
 
 
USK Challenge

USK CHALLENGE

The USK Talks Challenge this week is to draw a map of the places you have sketched at. This is my contribution. There were many sketches...

VALUE STUDIES TIME LAPSE

This is a 1:50 minute time lapse Lydeo. These sketches were created during a virtual meetup with SFSketchers. The focus was on Value...

 
 
 

MAP CRUNCH TIME-LAPSE PROCESS VIDEO

Map Crunch is a tool I use to practice watercolor sketches. This is a time-lapse video I created while chatting with artist friends...

NOTAN TIME LAPSE

3 Notans and 1 short timelapse of the creation of my 3rd Notan. I learned this technique during a lesson in the Carve December Class...

 
 
 
Map Crunch

MAP CRUNCH

No more outings with Urban Sketchers or Plein Air Painters. With the Covid outbreak, we have turned to meeting virtually and drawing...

NEW SKETCHBOOK FLIP UPLOADED

This is age restricted due to the life drawing and figure drawing drawings in the sketchbook.

 
 
 
Painting at Double Peak Park in San Marcos

PAINTING AT DOUBLE PEAK PARK IN SAN MARCOS

I got to paint with a new group at Double Peak Park. It was very cold and I kept wanting to quit but I kept at it. Me and Kathryn Kathryn Kathryn's...

Sketching with 2bornot2bcollective

SKETCHING WITH 2BORNOT2BCOLLECTIVE

I'm glad I found this virtual drawing group based out of the UK. They meet 3 times a week and always have great models. This week I...

 
 
 
Heidi Swapp Book Structure

HEIDI SWAPP BOOK STRUCTURE

I took this bookbinding course from heidiswapp to learn a new bookarts structure. Her book was a memorybook made with decorativepaper...

Button Hole Stitch

BUTTON HOLE STITCH

These are two buttonhole stitch books I made using the instructions from Ali Manning's monthly project.

 
 
 
Bermuda - Map Crunch Drawing

BERMUDA - MAP CRUNCH DRAWING

I recently started doing value studies when painting. This sketch was created from Map Crunch. The value study was done with 3 water...

SKETCHBOOK FLIP AUGUST 2019 THRU OCTOBER 2019

This is a sketchbook that was made for me by my friend Alicia Hallett. The sketchbook is made with watercolor paper and is 10 x 11...

 
 
 
Portrait Party with SF Sketchers Meet Up Group

PORTRAIT PARTY WITH SF SKETCHERS MEET UP GROUP

The focus was on wigs and hair. I was surprised by how many people possessed wigs. It was a fun session with some great poses. The...

SKETCHBOOK FLIP MAY 10 2020 AUGUST 14 2020

This is a handmade Coptic stitch book with various papers. The cover was made with a Gelli Print I made with fern leaves. The latch...

 
 
 

VULTURE MINI BOOK

This is the 3rd mini book I created using the binding I learned in the Seth Apter Class, "Mini Book Madness. I focused on Vultures...

Lake Dixon With Inland Painters

LAKE DIXON WITH INLAND PAINTERS

My watercolor of the vending area at Lake Dixon Since I photographed everyone I thought I would take a "self-portrait". Kathy Aldrich...

 
 
 



Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Odessa, Gian Maria Tosatti

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Dorte Mandrup Selected to Create the Hinge, a Landmark City Gate to Aarhus'...

Dorte Mandrup Selected to Create the Hinge, a Landmark City Gate to Aarhus' Newest Urban Area

Courtesy of Dorte Mandrup Dorte Mandrup has imagined ‘The Hinge', a landmark transition between the new urban area Aarhus Ø and the historic town of Denmark 's second-largest... Read more ...

The Richard Rogers' Drawing Gallery / Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners

The Richard Rogers' Drawing Gallery / Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners

Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners Location: 2750 Route De, 13610 Le Puy-Sainte-Réparade, France Project Year: 2020 Photographs: James Reeve Photographs: Stéphane ABOUDARAM | WE... Read more ...

With Galleries Closed, Art Dealers Rethink Their Real Estate Needs

Selling digitally isn't the same, most agree. But that doesn't mean that bricks-and-mortar exhibition spaces will all return to how they were. Read more ...

Wood Design & Building Award Winners Announced

Wood Design & Building Award Winners Announced

Courtesy of Wood Design & Building Magazine Wood Design & Building magazine has announced the winning projects from the Wood Design & Building Awards program. Launched in 1984... Read more ...

Connected House / Jakob + Macfarlane Architects

Connected House / Jakob + Macfarlane Architects

Jakob + Macfarlane Architects Location: 62200 Boulogne-sur-Mer, France Project Year: 2017 Photographs: Roland Halbe Area: 750.0 m2 Read more ...

Is It Time To Start Thinking About Wooden Industrial Buildings?

Is It Time To Start Thinking About Wooden Industrial Buildings?

Interior. The University of British Columbia Campus Energy Centre / DIALOG. Image © Ema Peter Photography Industrial buildings are among the best examples of Louis Sullivan 's... Read more ...

Landscaping on an Urban Scale: 12 Linear Park Projects

Landscaping on an Urban Scale: 12 Linear Park Projects

Guaíba Orla Urban Park / Jaime Lerner Arquitetos Associados. © Arthur Cordeiro Linear parks exist in many different contexts - along riversides, coastal areas, or inserted in... Read more ...

‘Like a Warm Hug From an Angel'

For a handful of cultures across the globe, the Arab world among them, these distinct blankets deliver not only an impossibly warm, soft hug but a great sense of belonging. Read more ...

A Critic of Technology Turns Her Gaze Inward

Sherry Turkle is best known for exploring the dysfunctional relationships between humans and their screens. She takes on a new focus - herself - in her memoir, “The Empathy... Read more ...