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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 ...

Horse Race Art Painting Colorful Paintings Oil on Canvas "The Four" By Debra...

Horse Race Art Painting Colorful Paintings Oil on Canvas "The Four" By Debra Hurd

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BATGIRL 35

BATGIRL 35

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AQUAMAN 48

AQUAMAN 48

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MARTIAN MANHUNTER 3

MARTIAN MANHUNTER 3

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NYC's New Vessel Landmark Has a Big Photo Copyright Grab

NYC's New Vessel Landmark Has a Big Photo Copyright Grab

Hudson Yards , the largest private real estate development in the United States just opened to the public in New York City, and the centerpiece of the Yards is a permanent art... Read more ...

Paul Klee - Part 3

Paul Klee - Part 3

1921c Paul Klee photographed by Hugo Erfurth 50.2 x 39.1 cm The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Paul Klee (1879 - 1940) was a Swiss German artist. His highly individual... Read more ...

Wall House / MC Architecture Studio

Wall House / MC Architecture Studio

© Baptiste Marconnet Architects: MC Architecture Studio Location: 15 Hilltop Ln, Mount Pleasant, Christchurch 8081, New Zealand Category: Residential Area: 304.0 m2 Project... Read more ...

House Dans l'Escarpement / YH2 Architecture

House Dans l'Escarpement / YH2 Architecture

© Maxime Brouillet Architects: YH2 Architecture Location: Saint-Faustin-Lac-Carré, Canada Category: Houses Interiors Design Team: Marie-Claude Hamelin, Loukas Yiacouvakis, Karl... Read more ...

KODACHROME - 0108

KODACHROME - 0108

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Spring Tulips, New Contemporary Painting by Sheri Jones

Spring Tulips, New Contemporary Painting by Sheri Jones

Spring Tulips12x12 oil on wood I created this in the studio from a set up. The light source was streaming in the window. It is always inspiring to paint from life. I love the... Read more ...