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Sketching in Lambertville and Stockton, July 19

SKETCHING IN LAMBERTVILLE AND STOCKTON, JULY 19

About 10 of us came out for some sketching in Lambertville today despite the heat. Lots of great opportunities and settings for sketching-the...

SATURDAY: The View from Hoboken

SATURDAY: THE VIEW FROM HOBOKEN

August 8, 2015 The Manhattan Skyline is incredible viewed from Hoboken. With it's majestic sweep of the Hudson River, train terminals,...

 
 
 
SUNDAY: Sketching Princeton

SUNDAY: SKETCHING PRINCETON

August 30, 2015 On Sunday New Jersey Urban Sketchers will be exploring the town of Princeton. The day will be divided between sketching...

Labor Day - Washington Rock

LABOR DAY - WASHINGTON ROCK

Sitting at the base of Washington Rock, NJ. In 1777, This is where General George Washington watched the troop movement of General...

 
 
 
Stormy Tree

STORMY TREE

It is a cold and blustery day on Friday and I was thinking about Hurricane/Tropical Storm Joaquin, whether it would hit us or not (at...

SATURDAY: Sketch the Garden Conservancy

SATURDAY: SKETCH THE GARDEN CONSERVANCY

Saturday, October 10, 2015This event was suggested by NJ Urban Sketcher - Helena Sarin THE GARDEN AT FEDERAL TWISTHUNTERDON COUNTY,...

 
 
 

SATURDAY: MAY 21.- SKETCH THE GROUNDS FOR SCULPTURE

Grounds for Sculpture Hamilton, New Jersey The American Society of Landscape Architecture presents a walking design and sketch tour...

Action Sketches: Sheep Shearing at Howell Living History Farm

ACTION SKETCHES: SHEEP SHEARING AT HOWELL LIVING HISTORY FARM

Sheep shearing at Howell Living History Farm on Pleasant Valley Road in Lambertville New Jersey. Sheep shearing takes about 15 to 20...

 
 
 

GROUNDS FOR SCULPTURE TOUR MAY 21. REGISTRATION UPDATE

There was an earlier glitch in the online registration process which has been fixed. The registration system is now back online. The...

New Year in the Florida Everglades

NEW YEAR IN THE FLORIDA EVERGLADES

We drove thru the Florida Everglades and snapped some photos of the local fauna. Below are a couple of simple watercolors I did in...

 
 
 
May Sketch Day with Landscape Architects. Plans for Summer Sketch Events

MAY SKETCH DAY WITH LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS. PLANS FOR SUMMER SKETCH EVENTS

New Jersey Urban Sketchers joined the New Jersey Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects for a tour and sketch day...

SUMMER PLANS FOR SKETCH EVENTS. PLEASE OFFER YOUR THOUGHTS

Please offer your thoughts for possible places for sketch events this summer. I'd like to suggest the weekend of July 16 or 17. Potential...

 
 
 
Sketching in New Hope, Pennsylvania. Sunday, August 14

SKETCHING IN NEW HOPE, PENNSYLVANIA. SUNDAY, AUGUST 14

Join us Sunday, August 14 for a day of sketching in beautiful New Hope, Pennsylvania, on the Delaware River just a minute from New...

Sketching Day RESCHEDULED due to excessive heat for Sunday, August 21

SKETCHING DAY RESCHEDULED DUE TO EXCESSIVE HEAT FOR SUNDAY, AUGUST 21

Yes, it is summer but the heat and humidity are going to be gruesome this weekend. Let's reschedule for NEXT Sunday. Same time and...

 
 
 
SKETCH DAY IN NEW HOPE, PENNSYLVANIA

SKETCH DAY IN NEW HOPE, PENNSYLVANIA

Sketchers gathered on a warm August Sunday to explore New Hope, Pennsylvania, just over the Delaware River from Lambertville, New Jersey....

Practicing with a folded nib pen

PRACTICING WITH A FOLDED NIB PEN

I have been wanted to try out a folded nib pen for a long time. This was done using Daniel Smith walnut ink. walnut ink 10x7 on 140lbs...

 
 
 
Vacation in Washington State

VACATION IN WASHINGTON STATE

Took a vacation to Seattle and northern Washington state this past summer. Was able to take advantage of the beautiful vistas and paint...

San Diego

SAN DIEGO

Had the occasion for both a business trip and vacation in San Diego, home to one of my my favorite zoos. I love the opportunity to...

 
 
 
Sketching at Duke Farms, Hillsborough, NJ July 15, 2017

SKETCHING AT DUKE FARMS, HILLSBOROUGH, NJ JULY 15, 2017

Join us for an afternoon of exploring the green infrastructure of the Duke Farms campus-both architecture and landscape. Visitors Orientation...

REMINDER: SKETCHING AT DUKE FARMS, SATURDAY, JULY 15, 1-4PM

The weather looks good for an afternoon of sketching. Refer to the previous post for details on time and directions. Please add a note...

 
 
 



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 ...

Jungle house / CplusC Architectural Workshop

Jungle house / CplusC Architectural Workshop

© Michael Lassman Architects: CplusC Architectural Workshop Location: Darlington, Australia Category: Houses Project Year: 2019 Photographs: Michael Lassman , Ryan Ng Read more ...

Abstract Contemporary Art Painting “STARRY NIGHT II“ by Santa Fe...

Abstract Contemporary Art Painting “STARRY NIGHT II“ by Santa Fe Contemporary Artist Sandra Duran Wilson

This painting was created for an article I wrote for Acrylic Artist magazine on textures. 13"x13"x2" Acrylic on Panel/Available Read more ...

Foster + Partners Reveal Timber Boathouse for non-profit Row New York in Harlem

Foster + Partners Reveal Timber Boathouse for non-profit Row New York in Harlem

Harlem Boathouse. Image Courtesy of Foster + Partners Foster + Partners have revealed a new design for a timber boathouse on the Harlem River in New York. Sited in Sherman... Read more ...

Tatersal Amador Aguiar Farm Complex / brro arquitetos

Tatersal Amador Aguiar Farm Complex / brro arquitetos

© André Scarpa Architects: brro arquitetos Location: Lins, State of São Paulo, Brazil Category: Other Structures Autor: Bruno Rossi Area: 550.0 m2 Project Year... Read more ...

Contemporary Impressionist Colorado Landscape Painting, Fine Art Oil...

Contemporary Impressionist Colorado Landscape Painting, Fine Art Oil Painting, Tree, “Canyon Colors” by Colorado Contemporary Fine Artist Jody Ahrens

Growing right out of the rocks, these old juniper trees seemed to magnify the redness of Ute Canyon. The bark and pine needles they shed decompose over time, creating a little... Read more ...

Contemporary Female Figurative Fine Art Painting,Vacation, Blue Hat "TAKING...

Contemporary Female Figurative Fine Art Painting,Vacation, Blue Hat "TAKING A BREAK" by Oklahoma Artist Nancy Junkin

10"x20"Acrylic on Canvas/Framed $750.00 Read more ...

Marmalade Lane Cohousing Development / Mole Architects

Marmalade Lane Cohousing Development / Mole Architects

© David Butler Architects: Mole Architects Location: Cambridge, United Kingdom Category: Apartments Area: 4300.0 m2 Project Year: 2018 Photographs: David Butler Read more ...

Beacon of Light Building / FaulknerBrowns Architects

Beacon of Light Building / FaulknerBrowns Architects

© Jill Tate Architects: FaulknerBrowns Architects Location: Sunderland, United Kingdom Category: Community Area: 11222.0 m2 Project Year: 2018 Photographs: Jill Tate Read more ...

Contemporary Impressionist Colorado Landscape Painting, Fine Art Oil...

Contemporary Impressionist Colorado Landscape Painting, Fine Art Oil Painting, Tree, “Canyon Colors” by Colorado Contemporary Fine Artist Jody Ahrens

Growing right out of the rocks, these old juniper trees seemed to magnify the redness of Ute Canyon. The bark and pine needles they shed decompose over time, creating a little... Read more ...

Bayside House / Adam Kane Architects

Bayside House / Adam Kane Architects

© Tom Blachford Architects: Adam Kane Architects Location: Melbourne, Australia Category: Sustainability Lead Architects: Adam Kane Architects Design Team: Adam Kane Area... Read more ...