Sketching pour la deuxième fois à San Juan Capistrano

par Shiho Nakaza à San Juan Capistrano, Californie USA Ma collègue Virginia, correspondante à Los Angels, et nos amis dessinateurs Chris et John et moi-même sommes allés à Mission San Juan Capistrano ensemble pour la deuxième fois depuis le croquis de l'été dernier. Cette fois-ci, nous avons eu le plaisir de rencontrer Frank Ching et Gail Wong, qui visitaient le comté d'Orange pour [...]

Atelier "Line to Color" à Orange County

May 1-3,  Frank Ching and I went to Southern California to give our Line to Color Workshop.  This workshop was initiated through the Orange County AIA Emerging Professionals Program.  It was also opened up to the community through the Urban Sketchers Workshop Program.  We ended up with a great mix of architects and non-architects…from beginners […]

Là où les hirondelles reviennent...

Mission San Juan Capistrano made a splendid destination yesterday, thanks to the great planning of my fellow Los Angeles correspondent, Shiho Nakaza (see Shiho’s post!).  Shiho, Chris Ruiz-Velasco, John Banh and I took the train from Los Angeles–and stepped off at a place that transported us to the Southern California of my childhood, surrounded by […]

Mini-sketching Vacation at Mission San Juan Capistrano

I enjoyed a mini-sketching trip to San Juan Capistrano with my fellow Los Angeles correspondent Virginia and our sketching friends John and Chris. We took the Metrolink train, which added to the vacation mood – and it was a lot more relaxing than driving 70 miles/113 km each way. Mission San Juan Capistrano is right […]

San Juan Capistrano

According to legend, the swallows return every year on this day (March 19) to Mission San Juan Capistrano, so I thought I’d post a sketch I did there, as seen across the railroad tracks.