Urban sketching is a tree with its middle chopped away to accommodate Seattle’s ubiquitous power lines.It’s about a couple of women chatting over coffee, or about workers roofing the house next door.For most of my life I had both the fear of drawing as well as the desire to draw.
I use micron and copic pens, with watercolour."• Pete's blog.• Pete's art on Flickr.
Urban sketching is a string band performing at a local farmers’ market – or perhaps in Villefranche-sur-Mer.
Celebrating the mundane as well as the famous is what urban sketching is all about.
Sketching one of the world’s most famous icons felt like a dream come true – the ultimate in urban sketching.
But although I can’t resist sketching world-famous icons whenever I’m fortunate enough to see them, for me, urban sketching is much more than that.