Tag Archives: Urban Sketchers

Bus stop drawing + artist Stefan Bleekrode

Today’s DT – Downtown bus stop. The jagged skyline of the old buildings contrasts with the modern lines of the transit system. I like most aspects of this drawing but parts appear clunky to me, such as the bus shelter, … Continue reading

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Pen drawing of a church + artist Liz Steel

Today’s DT – St. Andrews Church. Showing final drawing above (5.5″x8.5″) plus the line drawing and pencil layout below.  I did some reading today about urban sketching and put the time into a careful (perhaps too careful)  pencil drawing before … Continue reading

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Chestnut drawing 1, Benoit Pallé photos and Urban sketching group in Seattle

Today’s DT. I’m starting a more completely developed coloured pencil drawing today. I selected a photo we took of an English chestnut tree branch in Hyde Park, London. For the drawing, I chose a ratio of 3×4 which became 7.5″ … Continue reading

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