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See the world one sketch at a time.

Urban Sketchers is a global community of sketchers dedicated to the practice of on-location drawing. We share our love for the places where we live and travel—one drawing at a time.


What's New

A big welcome to the new board members!

Genine is a long-time Interior and Industrial Designer and Urban Sketcher who currently lives in Bogota, Colombia. In 2019 she became the Vice President and Membership Director. Her new role as President began January 1, 2022.

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Drawing Attention December 2021

Drawing Attention, the official monthly zine of the Urban Sketchers organization, communicates and promotes official USk workshops, symposiums, sketchcrawls, news and events; shares news about USk chapters; and educates readers about the practice of on-location sketching.

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Meet. Sketch. Share.

We are committed to creating connections by sharing our work, engaging with one another, and learning from everyone. Our global sketchbook is a space where diverse cultures, styles, backgrounds, and locations come together. Explore thousands of sketches from artists across the globe, join a local chapter, become a sketcher, or learn more about our organization.


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