April 18, 2016

Beach House Marker Rendering

I was attracted to the architectural design of this beach front home and placement of the palm trees.  The image was drawn in my sketch book […]
June 27, 2014

Amateur Commune Blog

Just discovered a wonderful blog filled with images called Amateur Commune.  Yiwei Peng is an urban sketching artist, photographer, violin player and traveler.  Here are three […]
April 18, 2014

Urban Sketching in Avondale, Jacksonville Florida

Here is my latest urban sketch drawn on location.  Big fun Sunday morning walking my dogs down to our cute neighborhood shopping area. I had brunch […]
July 14, 2013

Salzburg Urban Line Drawing

Here is a line drawing that I completed while traveling back to Florida from Austria. I was captivated with this image on the cover of a […]
April 8, 2013

Paul Heaston Line Drawings

Wow!  Paul Heaston is an awesome illustrator and artist.  I am so mesmerized by his style and his line drawing technique is amazing. The point of […]
April 1, 2013

My Drawing Hero Gabriel Campanario

Look what I found!  An article on my drawing hero, Gabriel Campanario, The Seattle Sketcher.   He is an illustrator and journalist for the The Seattle […]
March 18, 2013

Travel City Sketch

While visiting the city of Vancouver Canada, I found time to capture the view out my hotel window. There was an interesting mix of older structures […]
January 31, 2013

Architectural Sketches

Sandy Morrison is an Edinburgh based architect who keeps a sketchbook. The image above is Razzo in St. Andrew’s Square and the title of his post […]
January 17, 2013

A Snapshot of Brad Young's Art

I am excited to have just discovered  Brad Young’s Art blog site which is full of his wonderful hand drawings.  What an inspiration!  He is located […]
January 10, 2013

Jacksonville Florida Urban Skyline with Color

I was outside, across the river when I started this sketchy drawing of downtown Jacksonville Florida.   It was early in the morning, this past summer […]
December 13, 2012

Fabulous Seattle Sketcher

Wouldn’t you like a little free library in your neighborhood? I think the Seattle Sketcher, Gabriel Campanario, does the best job writing interesting articles that include […]
September 17, 2012

Images with Unique Points of View

How does point of view capture your interest and provide uniqueness to an image?  Spanish illustrator Miguel Herranz shows a fresh point of view in this […]
September 10, 2012

Architectural Features as Inspiration

The Florida Theatre is one of many historic buildings in downtown Jacksonville with interesting architectural features.  I am captivated by the details of these features and […]
July 19, 2012

Urban Drawing Neighborhood Park

This is the sculpture by Charles Adrian Pillars, Winged Victory, that is in Memorial Park in Historic Riverside in Jacksonville Florida. The statue was dedicated on […]
June 4, 2012

Jacksonville Skyline Sketch

This drawing is my second attempt at urban sketching.   The Art of Urban Sketching book has inspired me to go into downtown Jacksonville with my drawing […]
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