30 May, 2009

Discovering Urban Sketchers


I remember being a bit giddy when I found this site. It is a wonderful hub for sketchers around the world and a sort of artists National Geographic or travelogue of the worlds urban and landscape spaces. Consider it a must find link for those who love the art of urban/people sketching. It was started by Gabriel Campanario "a journalist and illustrator living and drawing in the U.S. since 1998", who is currently a staff artist at the Seattle Times.

Urban Sketchers is a network of artists around the world who draw the cities where they live and travel to...

Check out their site and let it inspire you to make great art, and learn about your city.

The following are some inspirational urban sketches variously associated or not with the Urban Sketchers site:

Originally uploaded by jerry waese

1st Annual Memorial Day Parade in Mill Creek
Originally uploaded by Seattle Sketcher

1 comment:

gabi campanario said...

thanks for the shout!