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Urban Sketchers

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Contemplative views from two windows

CONTEMPLATIVE VIEWS FROM TWO WINDOWS

My father has been unwell, and my journeys out of London to the Midlands town where he lives close to my brother have been more frequent....

Rocky Start

ROCKY START

[by Fred Lynch in Gloucester, Massachusetts] It's about 78 miles from Plymouth Rock to this other rock in Gloucester, Massachusetts,...

 
 
 
USk Workshop: Plein-Air Sketching in Watercolor

USK WORKSHOP: PLEIN-AIR SKETCHING IN WATERCOLOR

FIND THE BEST MOTIF, STUDY IT & TURN IT INTO BEST WATERCOLOR, IN 3 DAYS! Plein-Air Sketching in Watercolor with MAJID MODIR Den Haag,...

USk Workshop: Folding pages, unfolding sk

USK WORKSHOP: FOLDING PAGES, UNFOLDING SK

In this workshop, sketchers will work like Renaissance Researchers looking for clues that connect Palaeontology animals structures...

 
 
 
New Zealand is in shock

NEW ZEALAND IS IN SHOCK

A man at his Mosque in Kilbirnie, Wellington, weeps as someone in the crowd starts to sing the John Lennon song Imagine. Moments later...

Kite Hill

KITE HILL

3/16/19 Kite Hill at Gas Works Park I've sketched at Gas Works Park probably more often than any other Seattle city park. The massive...

 
 
 
USk Workshop: How to Improve Drawing People

USK WORKSHOP: HOW TO IMPROVE DRAWING PEOPLE

Join Caroline Parkinson at Coventry Central Library for a morning of drawing people in an urban environment. Drawing people in an urban...

USk Workshop: Using Graphic Novel Techniques in Urban Sk

USK WORKSHOP: USING GRAPHIC NOVEL TECHNIQUES IN URBAN SK

Join Caroline Parkinson at Coventry Central Library for a relaxed, fun day of exploring graphic novel techniques to convey your unique...

 
 
 
USk Workshop: Night Sketching and Watercolor Storytelling

USK WORKSHOP: NIGHT SKETCHING AND WATERCOLOR STORYTELLING

Night Sketching and Watercolor Storytelling dual workshop, by the Pedros. Most sketchers enjoy their cities during the daylight, when...

In few strokes: this languid cedar

IN FEW STROKES: THIS LANGUID CEDAR

Botanical of Pradolongo. The languor of this Atlas cedar makes me think of the Chinese watercolors. But I see it suffering. No, this...

 
 
 
Primary colors use experimentation recap

PRIMARY COLORS USE EXPERIMENTATION RECAP

I compare primaries with Stephen Quiller ( Prussian Blue, Quinacridon Rose, and Bismuth Yellow) and HWC (Cadmium Deep Red, Royal Blue,...

USk Workshop: How to Draw Expressive Figures

USK WORKSHOP: HOW TO DRAW EXPRESSIVE FIGURES

Join Oliver in San Francisco's colorful Dolores Park, San Francisco, USA to people watch and learn approaches to capture their personality...

 
 
 
USk Workshop: 10 tools - How to combine weak elements into a strong sk

USK WORKSHOP: 10 TOOLS - HOW TO COMBINE WEAK ELEMENTS INTO A STRONG SK

Join Oliver at Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco, USA to hone your design-on-the-fly skills! Often we see things that appeal to us -...

USk Workshop: People Mania!

USK WORKSHOP: PEOPLE MANIA!

If you want to overcome the fear of sketching people, and discover fun and expressive ways of capturing the city's inhabitants in action,...

 
 
 
Chess Marathon

CHESS MARATHON

By Lydia Velarde in San Diego, Koh-i-nor Rapido Sketch Pen and Watercolor. Every year our friend drives down from Los Angeles for a...

Guns for Hire

GUNS FOR HIRE

It must have been an odd transition for the Lynches to relocate from farming the oceanfront bog lands of Cahersiveen, Kerry, Ireland,...

 
 
 
Drawing Attention March 2019

DRAWING ATTENTION MARCH 2019

Remember to select FULL SCREEN. To read Drawing Attention March 2019 as a scrollable pdf,

USk Workshop: Parisians, gotta catch ‘em all!

USK WORKSHOP: PARISIANS, GOTTA CATCH ‘EM ALL!

We all love architecture sketches, but many times something is missing: people! People bring life to sketches, they tell us stories,...

 
 
 
Festival Terras sem Sombra

FESTIVAL TERRAS SEM SOMBRA

Deep in Alentejo, on the south of Portugal, every year we have this wonderful music festival. Here at a great portuguese and spanish...

Sketching public housing estate

SKETCHING PUBLIC HOUSING ESTATE

I was sketching with the Urban Sketchers Singapore last Saturday and it was another big turnout again. Commonwealth Drive is such a...

 
 
 



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 ...

'Winter Sunset' An Original Oil Painting by Claire Beadon Carnell

'Winter Sunset' An Original Oil Painting by Claire Beadon Carnell

'Winter Sunset' Oil on Archival Linen Panel 6 x 12 Last weekend, we had a major snow storm, and inthe space of about 24 hours we got between 40 - 42 inchesof snow. After... Read more ...

Adaptive Reuse of a SOM Landmark / Inaba Williams Architects

Adaptive Reuse of a SOM Landmark / Inaba Williams Architects

© Naho Kubota Architects: Inaba Williams Architects Location: New York, United States Category: Adaptive reuse Area: 15200.0 ft2 Project Year: 2019 Photographs: Naho Kubota Read more ...

Seascape Painting, Abstract Seascape,Coastal Art, Beach Painting For Sale...

Seascape Painting, Abstract Seascape,Coastal Art, Beach Painting For Sale “MAYBE” by Contemporary Artist Liz Thoresen

FRESH OFF THE EASEL 24"x24"x1.5" Acrylic on Canvas/Available Read more ...

Contemporary Abstract Mixed Media Tree, Landscape Art Painting "Tree of...

Contemporary Abstract Mixed Media Tree, Landscape Art Painting "Tree of Life" by Contemporary Arizona Artist Pat Stacy

36"High x48" Wide Acrylic on Wood/Available Available HERE Visit to Read more ...

Female Figurative Art Painting,Urban Cityscape "On Vacation" by Oklahoma...

Female Figurative Art Painting,Urban Cityscape "On Vacation" by Oklahoma Artist Nancy Junkin

Contemporary Figurative Art Painting,Urban Cityscape 24"x24"x1.5 Acrylic on Canvas Available Read more ...

Mark Webster - Waves 4 - Abstract Geometric Ocean Landscape Oil Painting

Mark Webster - Waves 4 - Abstract Geometric Ocean Landscape Oil Painting

Mark Webster - Waves 4 - Abstract Geometric Ocean Landscape Oil Painting. 8x10" Oil on Canvas Panel. Read more ...

Studi da sceneggiati - 3

Studi da sceneggiati - 3

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Abstract Contemporary Mixed Media Art Painting “STAIRWAY TO THE SKY

Abstract Contemporary Mixed Media Art Painting “STAIRWAY TO THE SKY

Implied and applied texture add depth and the layers of color bring richness to this mixed media painting. 10"x10"x1" Mixed Media on Cradled Panel $350 Read more ...

Hydrangea Still Life Painting, Daily Painting, Small Oil Painting, Flower...

Hydrangea Still Life Painting, Daily Painting, Small Oil Painting, Flower Painting, 8x10

Last winter, I spent three months on the east coast of Florida. It involved many walks on the beach, and my painting was full of seagulls, and seascapes. I also painted this... Read more ...

Scuba animals 2

Scuba animals 2

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