Local park gets a new water play area :)
May 27, 2011
May 25, 2011
This front yard is a real forest - overgrown with all colors of roses, digitalis and many other plants.
Here is a picture I took while sketching on the spot (twit-twit: http://twitpic.com/52eki5)
May 23, 2011
May 22, 2011
This is a collage of my museum impressions from the recent trip to Spain.
I enjoy going through museum redrawing things in my own way :)
Previously I had a few cases when I was told it's not allowed, but in Prado, where people are not allowed to take photos but many are still trying to, my sketchbook attracted a lot of positive attention :) Some kids were following me discussing if they are allowed to take a picture of my sketchbook with that painting :)
May 19, 2011
May 11, 2011
On our last day in Barcelona we went to the Park Güell one more time and I started sketching this view at the sea and Barcelona - from the hill. Too bad rain made me run for cover. Or, may be it's for the best - there is always something special for me in unfinished sketches :)
May 9, 2011
May 8, 2011
May 6, 2011
May 4, 2011
I had a chance to sketch with the Barcelona sketching crowd - and saw lots of great pages created right next to me! Unfortunately I did not know most of them - but had a great time looking through some sketchbooks and talking to Lapin :) He has an amazing little studio where he works with a bunch of really interesting folks!
Inspired by one of the posts I found on a new blog by Roz , I decided to give a little kick to a couple of dying Faber Castell Pitt Artist ...
I love gouache's texture, it's opaqueness and transparency, it's chalkiness and thick layers, I love how it works with different...