Workshop USk: Workshop Line to Color em Orange County, CA

Line to Color Workshop is back this year with a return visit to Orange County, California June 14-16, 2019. Join us for a wonderful weekend of sketching and learning in San Juan Capistrano and Laguna Beach, California. Get inspired by the beautiful landscape and ruins of Mission San Juan Capistrano and waters of the Pacific Ocean. […]

Linhas de Dança: Desenho de Tinta sobre Localização, Pessoas, Lugares e Coisas

Os mundos colidem e a tinta vai salpicar enquanto o Urban Sketcher Kiah Kiean Ch'ng, de Penang, Malásia e Melanie Reim, de Nova Iorque, EUA, unem forças para entregar uma oficina repleta de energia onde o desenho de linhas irá dominar. A paixão e o processo de desenhar arquitectura e pessoas e a combinação de ambos, com os infames galhos de KK, feitos à mão e os [...] de Melanie [...

Marchamos pela Esperança

[By members of Urban Sketchers Seattle at the Women’s Marches in Seattle and Olympia] Tina Koyama: I am generally not politically vocal. I prefer one-on-one conversations to public expression. Whenever possible, I avoid large crowds. But I have deep concern about the U.S. being led by a man whose values support so many things I […]

Esboço em Tacoma!

[Por Gail Wong, Gabi Campanario e Virginia Hein] No passado fim-de-semana, mais de 150 desenhadores urbanos convergiram para o centro de Tacoma, Washington, para o 4º Esboço Anual de Esboços Urbanos da Costa Oeste. Os sketchers vieram de cima e de baixo da costa ocidental dos EUA - da Califórnia ao Canadá, e vários do Arizona! Os organizadores locais Frances Buckmaster, Kate Buike e [...]

Um autocarro de turismo Kenworth de 1937 para Flaf

[By Gail Wong in Seattle, WA]I always wondered how Florian, Lapin and Gabi were  able to make these beautifully exaggerated drawings of cars and boats.  So thanks to the tip on drawing, I tried my hand on this 1937 Kenworth Red Tour Bus that was sitting in the Longmire Historic District right in front of […]

Benefícios dos Urban Sketchers

[By Gail Wong, Suhita Shirodkar and Laurie Wigham on the Stanford University Campus, Palo Alto, CA, USA] Urban Sketchers has created an international family of sketching friends.  It is always a great opportunity to meet new people at the symposiums or to touch base with sketcher friends as one visits different parts of the world. While […]

Por fim, Light Rail em Seattle!

[By Gail Wong in Seattle, WA, USA]Seattle is a city that deliberates for years before getting anything passed by the voters.  For years we’ve had discussions, studies, votes on how to deal with our transportation issues in the metropolitan area and how it links to nearby outlying neighborhoods and towns.  Traffic is very bad here […]

Panoramas interiores

[By Gail Wong in Seattle, WA, USA]The landscape  5.5″ x 8.5″ watercolor sketchbook lends itself rather well to a panoramic view, when opened fully and drawn over two pages.  This is the case with the  interior view of the Seattle Central Library.  I was there for a lecture and purposefully went down earlier so I […]

Esboçadores de Esboços

[By Gail Wong from Seattle, WA]One of the fun things about the Urban Sketchers Symposiums are the Drink and Draws after a long day of workshops.  Here you get to know sketchers from all over the world, have dinner, drinks and share sketches or sketch each other.  Being an architect, I draw buildings and spaces […]