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Searching for Sperm Whales in the gulf of Naples

SEARCHING FOR SPERM WHALES IN THE GULF OF NAPLES

In September I was kindly hosted on board of the "Jean Gab". This beautiful cutter from the Thirties is the floating laboratory of...

Sketches at Seoul Plaza Ice Skating Rink

SKETCHES AT SEOUL PLAZA ICE SKATING RINK

/ panoramic scene of the ice rink with a background of The Plaza Hotel Seoul, , pen and watercolor / viewed from Seoul Metropolitan...

 
 
 
Urban Sketching Bothell with Gabi Campanario

URBAN SKETCHING BOTHELL WITH GABI CAMPANARIO

Dates: March 23-25, 2018 Registration is open now! Hosted by Cloud 9 Art School 18414 103rd Ave NE Bothell WA 98011 Join the original...

New Year, New York

NEW YEAR, NEW YORK

[Guest post by Nelson Paciencia in New York City] We got our flight from Lisbon to Dublin, and then to New York, immediately after...

 
 
 

AFTER WORK IN VANCOUVER

The sun was facing me so I sat on the steps in front of an office, where the canopy would cover a part of me. Every couple of minutes,...

Stories that hidden inside the garden

STORIES THAT HIDDEN INSIDE THE GARDEN

[By Marina Grechanik , in Tel Aviv, Israel] I knew that setting meeting point for our Sketchcrawl at Levinsky Garden will be challenging....

 
 
 
CAFE 798 ARTS DISTRICT

CAFE 798 ARTS DISTRICT

Afternoon tea break at Time Zone 8 café in 798 art district. This is one of the many themed café in this arts district area. The weather...

Bay of Plenty

BAY OF PLENTY

Beach sketching has to be one of my favourite things. I did these sketches at Papamoa Beach in the week between Christmas and New Years. Situated...

 
 
 
Mundane and Boring in Seattle

MUNDANE AND BORING IN SEATTLE

This week in the Urban Sketchers group on Flickr, the weekly theme is “ Reconsidering preconceived notions .” I thought about this...

One month in Florence with a pocket sk

ONE MONTH IN FLORENCE WITH A POCKET SK

Nov/23rd-29th. In chiesa Santa Felicita they celebrate her saint day and some Encarna´s friends have invited us to the Mass and parish...

 
 
 
Snapshots from an Australian summer

SNAPSHOTS FROM AN AUSTRALIAN SUMMER

Over the Christmas break I went on a much anticipated trip to Australia. It was my first time setting foot in the Southern Hemisphere! After...

Stumbling Stones

STUMBLING STONES

As I turned the corner, they caught my eye. On the ground before a door in Viterbo, on a street I've walked for years, three brass...

 
 
 
Our fall immersion in Cádiz eventually drew to a close

OUR FALL IMMERSION IN CÁDIZ EVENTUALLY DREW TO A CLOSE

The bad part of attachment to other shores, cultures, languages is that you're always homesick for somewhere else. There's a yearning...

Happy New Year

HAPPY NEW YEAR

This unexpected and short encounter in Auckland with Murray and his family went really well, it was the first drawing of the year for...

 
 
 
Falling shadows in Santa Fe

FALLING SHADOWS IN SANTA FE

La Fonda hotel, one of the more prominent and historic buildings on the Santa Fe, New Mexico plaza, is always a challenge to sketch....

Searching for old world charm in Laos

SEARCHING FOR OLD WORLD CHARM IN LAOS

Laos is a neighbouring country that I know very little about. I only know its old ancient capital used to be Luang Prabang and its...

 
 
 
Drawing in a Moving Car

DRAWING IN A MOVING CAR

Last summer, I went on a road trip with a friend from Vancouver to Calgary. For our last day, we had to drive from Calgary back home....

Keeping Up With The Curés - The Holiday Special

KEEPING UP WITH THE CURÉS - THE HOLIDAY SPECIAL

Christmas is over and the new year has begun. I breathe a sigh of relief every year at this time. To me, Christmas means preparing...

 
 
 
A holiday escape to Sanibel Island and surroundings

A HOLIDAY ESCAPE TO SANIBEL ISLAND AND SURROUNDINGS

[by Shari Blaukopf in Sanibel Island Florida] After a long and busy teaching semester , going to Sanibel Island, Florida with my family...

Asia-Link Sketchwalk: Kuching 2017

ASIA-LINK SKETCHWALK: KUCHING 2017

I was looking forward to this event, 'An event for nerds or introverts' as Peggy put it. In fact, Asia-Link Sketchwalk Kuching 2017,...

 
 
 



Colorful Road in Pecan Valley, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri...

Colorful Road in Pecan Valley, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Colorful Road in Pecan Valley16x20 oil on canvas panel This is one I reworked and brought back to life. It is available for purchase.Please email me if interested.Sheri... Read more ...

Sisters & Sisterhood

Sisters & Sisterhood

"Any woman who chooses to behave like a full human being should be warned that the armies of the status quo will treat her as something of a dirty joke. That's their natural... Read more ...

Crystalscape / Moriyuki Ochiai Architects

Crystalscape / Moriyuki Ochiai Architects

© Fumio Araki Architects: Moriyuki Ochiai Architects Location: Tokyo, Japan Design Team: Moriyuki Ochiai, Jillian Lei,Marie Uno Area: 110.0 m2 Project Year: 2018 Photographs... Read more ...

January Field One, large, abstract landscape by Carol Engles

January Field One, large, abstract landscape by Carol Engles

17 x 23 acrylic and pastel on paper. To purchase, contact me at: carol.engles gmail.com carolenglesart.blogspot.com California Abstract Artist Carol Engles Read more ...

Prairie House / NatureHumaine

Prairie House / NatureHumaine

© Adrien Williams Architects: NatureHumaine Location: Saint-Lambert, Canada Area: 240.0 m2 Project Year: 2017 Photographs: Adrien Williams General Contractor: Nicolas... Read more ...

Figuratively Speaking - Little Cook

Figuratively Speaking - Little Cook

6"x6" oil Everyone should daily have someone who looks over the shoulder and smiles adoringly at them. Would the world not be a better place? This little one should get the... Read more ...

Wolf Wild Animal Art Original Oil Painting, Animal Paintings, Fine Art...

Wolf Wild Animal Art Original Oil Painting, Animal Paintings, Fine Art "Survival" by Debra Hurd

14″x11″ Oil on Canvas/sold Commissions Welcome. Visit to Read more ...

Mixed Media, Contemporary Fiber Art “MANY MOONS” by Contemporary Artist...

Mixed Media, Contemporary Fiber Art “MANY MOONS” by Contemporary Artist Gerri Calpin

20"x11"x2" Mixed Media on Gallery Wrapped Canvas A collage of fine fabrics, layers of free motion stitchery. Image 15×11" float mounted on a natural color painted canvas... Read more ...

Wolf Wild Animal Art Original Oil Painting, Animal Paintings, Fine Art...

Wolf Wild Animal Art Original Oil Painting, Animal Paintings, Fine Art "Survival" by Debra Hurd

14″x11″ Oil on Canvas/sold Commissions Welcome. Visit to Read more ...

Pooh Day

Pooh Day

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