Un beau printemps à Ispahan

[By Behzad Bagheri in Isfahan, Iran] These days we have a very nice weather in Isfahan. Sometimes it’s rainy and a little hard to go out to sketch, but other times we could enjoy from walking around and sketching. These are two sketches from outside of the Gheisarieh entrance. Colors are wonderful now, and I […]

Recherche de la source

Le nouvel an en Iran a commencé le 21 mars. Pendant les vacances de Nowruz, les gens sont censés se rendre visite les uns aux autres (principalement limités aux familles, amis et voisins) sous la forme de courtes visites à domicile, qui sont généralement réciproques. Timche "Haj Karim Poosti" J'aimerais partager quelques travaux réalisés il y a un mois sur les sources de lumière dans [...]

Cool and cold

A view from the roof of the bazaar   It was a cold autumn day in Isfahan, not rainy. But very good time for me with wonderful subjects to sketch. Wish you also enjoy them. Some teamsters were resting near their horses in Naqshe Jahan square.  They were eating their launch

Istanbul et le Grand Bazar

My wife and I had a nice trip to Istanbul, a fantastic city with opportunities to sketch around every corner. Just after our arrival we walked along the waterfront towards the Galata bridge, filled with fishermen. The sketch shows the fabulous Yeni Mosque. After crossing the bridge we climbed the hill and found ourselves in […]

Jouer avec les lumières/ bazar

Le Bazar d'Ispahan ou Bazar d'Ispahan est un marché historique d'Ispahan, en Iran, l'un des plus anciens et des plus grands bazars du Moyen-Orient, datant du XVIIe siècle. Le bazar est une rue voûtée de deux kilomètres qui relie la vieille ville à la nouvelle. Le bazar d'Ispahan est situé à l'extrême [...]

Café in the Kapalı Çarşı

I was in the area and decided to pop into the Kapalı Çarşı or Grand Bazaar, for a sketch, some tea and shopping. There are so many cafés to choose from within the labyrinth of shops and stands, I intend to one day try them all— if I can find them! Please click on the […]