Sketch Class Sat 05-26-12 Cancelled

To students in the Chicago area: Unfortunately due to illness, I am going to have to cancel tomorrow's (05-26-12) sketch class. I don't have a horrible illness, just sore throat, chills, fatigue...I'm sure a few days of rest will be what I need. Bummer...a holiday weekend too. I plan to resume class on Saturday, June 30th at the Little Red … Continue reading Sketch Class Sat 05-26-12 Cancelled


Kennedy Park Field House watercolor sketch

Last Saturday I had the chance to visit my old stomping grounds and have a picnic with a friend at Kennedy Park in Chicago. I always had admired this field house. It is all stone and quality built. They don't make them like this anymore. Now it is all about cheap materials, cheap labor, and … Continue reading Kennedy Park Field House watercolor sketch

Sketch Class Results April 2012

Last Saturday a group of us met for another Little Red Schoolhouse Sketch Class. Because of the recent rains, we knew that if we painted outside our watercolors would take forever to dry, so we decided to start with an indoor sketch of the fox family display. We went slow...step by step...and boy did they … Continue reading Sketch Class Results April 2012