Category: watercolor sketching

Blizzard 2011 Chicago Sketch

I’m alive! As you may have heard, much of the United States was bombarded by strong storms recently. In my area we received 20.9″ of snow in a 24 hour period. This produced white-out conditions for hours and staying off the roads, if you could,… Continue Reading “Blizzard 2011 Chicago Sketch”

Jan 2011 Watercolor Sketch Class Results

It is mild, there is no wind, and we are at a sweltering 30°F. Sweltering? Yes! After weeks of cooler temps, this is a heat wave in the Chicago area. So mild that the gang decided to sketch outside instead of inside! Yesssss! We are nature… Continue Reading “Jan 2011 Watercolor Sketch Class Results”

Free Watercolor Sketch Class Saturday

Do you want to learn how to paint in 2011 but don’t know where to start? Or maybe the dollars are a little tight and you don’t think you can afford a class? Well, have no fear….Free Nature Watercolor Sketch Class is here!!! WHOOOOO HOOOOO!… Continue Reading “Free Watercolor Sketch Class Saturday”

Woodpecker Hole Sketch at McClaughry Spring Woods

01-13-2011 20°F  cloudy McClaughry Springs Woods Stopping by McClaughry Woods, you can’t even say that I went for a hike, but rather just an emergency stop for 30 minutes in nature. When I’m only allowed a little bit of time, I try to be… Continue Reading “Woodpecker Hole Sketch at McClaughry Spring Woods”

Snow Flurry Sketch

Not feeling well, but desperately wanting to sketch, I stopped by Lake Katherine to do a quick one while sitting in my car.  The snow was falling at different rates; sometimes slow and then all of a sudden quick and hurried, just to return to a… Continue Reading “Snow Flurry Sketch”