Tag Archives: travel

A Crow in Yellowstone


Continuing to relive past trips by sketching them in the present. This was a great time in Yellowstone National Park.

Posted in Birds, sketch, Travel | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

The Royal Crescent, Bath, England


Travelsketching while on the trip forces you to slow down and savor a time and place, flipping through sketchbook journals after the trip rekindles the feeling of a place better than just photos. TheTravelsketcher has discovered that doing a sketch … Continue reading

Posted in Europe, sketch, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Rusty Moose, Spokane, WA


Always a good meal and great service

Posted in sketch, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A loch someplace in Scotland


A new Gray Stillman sketchpad, how good does it get?

Posted in Scotland, sketch | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Delayed in Fresno


My 6.40 flight is now 8.15, time for a sketch

Posted in Travel journal | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Heading home


Posted in Europe, Europe 2017, ink, sketch, Travel, Travel journal | Tagged , , , , , , | 3 Comments

A quick sketch of Crichton Castle


I did this in about 10 minutes as an experiment with a technique to make travel sketching easy and teachable.

Posted in Europe 2017, ink, pen, Scotland, sketch, Tips for the Travel Sketcher, Travel, Travel journal | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Eze, Côte d’Azur, France


This has long been on our bucket list, it was worth it. After a bus ride up a steep, curvy mountain road – the drivers must think they are driving sports cars – we hiked up and down this medieval … Continue reading

Posted in Europe, Europe 2017, ink, Painting, pen, sketch, Travel, Travel journal, Watercolor | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Two pub sketches from the U.K.


A couple of quick sketches in pubs in Edinburgh and in Bath. It is not helpful when your model leaves midway through.

Posted in Europe, Europe 2017, ink, pen, sketch, Travel, Watercolor | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Friday near Mt Tabor, Portland, OR


Arrived for a weekend with friends in Portland, a warm 97F, sat on patio and painted while waiting for them to return. A perfect start. Watercolor and ink, 5×8

Posted in Flowers, ink, pen, sketch, Travel, Watercolor | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment