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Monday, August 01, 2016

Moving On - Sketches

I sketched on my iPad for Scavenger Hunt 460 for a change.  Actually, I was too lazy to get the sketchbook.

Number 8, hand - with brushes and my fingers, tried a looser style and it sort of looks the same as always. Sigh....

 We had a very nice relaxing time in Grand Forks, North Dakota, and East Grand Forks, Minnesota.  We had dinners in both states and yesterday Gene rode his trike in both states on a very nice bike trail along the border river, Red River that runs north.    I took Gene to a park for the start of the trail.  I was going to paint but it was windy.  I did my walk, took a nap and sketched and did some puzzles.

Parking was by the swimming pool so I sketched some figures and a bit of landscape.

Number 9, figure - folks at the swimming pool.  I sketched on watercolor paper as I didn't take my sketchbook.  I had the tiny one in my purse and the huge one for life form drawing which I forgot about.  Gene reminded me after the fact. 

I'm sure we took some good photos here but which camera they are on, I am not sure.  Maybe they will show up for my next post.

We are off to the west.  Still on Highway 2.  Shouldn't get lost!!  We have a few days before we plan on being in Miles City to visit my cousin, so we will see where we land tonight.  There is a nice lake/tourist area on the way to Minot.  Will there be rooms????  Stay tuned to find out.


2 comments:

Jennifer Rose Phillip said...

your hand is well done :) Looks loose in style to me

Jo Castillo said...

Thanks, Jennifer Rose. One of the artists on wetcanvas said it looks like a pastel, so maybe that is why it looks the same to me. :-)

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I Grew up in a small town , Magdalena, New Mexico. I enjoy art and the pleasure other people get from my work. I always donate some of my sales and art to charities, especially for children. That started in Bolivia with Para los Niños. (Link on sidebar) "I cannot pretend to feel impartial about colors. I rejoice with the brilliant ones and am genuinely sorry for the poor browns." -- Winston Churchill

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