Nor Cal Compound Views

Up in Oroville, the early April light casts crisp shadows, filling the greens with yellow…

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The sky keeps teasing us, holding back potential rain…

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New possibilities sprouting up everywhere…

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Leaving San Francisco

Headed out of town for a few days last week…

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Stopped by the Supermarket first…

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Clear but overcast skies seen from Noe Valley…

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Hella traffic waiting to get onto the freeway…

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Finally reached the Bay Bridge entrance…

 

Treescape

For years, I’ve been in love with this lovely shade tree on the campus where I teach…

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Did several studies in colored pencil before attempting a painting…

Practice may not make things perfect, but it’s sure fun trying…

 

San Francisco Sketches

Lotta time sketching in my first sketchbook from 2016.  It’s almost all full up.

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Sometimes, I sketch in pencil… Other times in ink with watercolor added…

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Sometimes right at my desk…

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Sketched birds and boys and boobs and food…

Mostly things seen around the city…

It’s fun to use bright colors…

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I really like the old-time architecture…

Everything’s more than a hundred years old…

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March Moleskines

Slowly coming to the end of this lined-paper Moleskine.  Mostly working with watercolor lately and need more sturdy paper.  Still, this is my go-to sketchbook when I’m out of the house.

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