Friday, April 11, 2014

San Diego Zoo

8 Urban Sketchers met at the zoo on Friday morning to draw people, animals and plants. We had many new artists join us from the San Diego Urban Sketchers Meetup Group. In attendance:
Laurel, Kim, Kathryn, John, David, Bill, Lydia, Trixxie, and Doris
 
our sketches
 
a one minute video of our morning
 

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Lionel from Australia

Many of you will remember our visitor Lionel King from Australia who visited, and sketched with the San Diego Urban Sketchers in March. He traveled from San Diego to Paris before returning to Australia.  He made a guest blog post on the Paris UrbanSketchers blog describing his  adventures and also posted his sketches.

Click or paste the link to see his post.  http://paris.urbansketchers.org/2014/04/une-visite-de-dessiner-paris-et-san.html

Sunday, April 6, 2014

Oceanside Pier, Oceanside, California

The San Diego Urban Sketchers met at the Oceanside Pier yesterday. Now in its sixth incarnation (built in 1987), the pier is a popular fishing spot. Surfing is also very popular on both the North and South sides of the pier. These are our sketches:
 John
 
Veronica

 Lydia
Jose

 Jennifer
Patti
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Our video of the morning in Oceanside.

Sunday, March 23, 2014

Plaza de Panama, Balboa Park, San Diego, CA

The Plaza de Panama, in Balboa Park, San Diego, California was originally built as a setting for the Panama-California Exposition of 1915-1916. This was the meeting place for the San Diego Urban Sketchers on March 23, 2014. The sketchers are Alicia, Carol, Dominique, Doug, Jane, Lionel, Lydia, Rachel and Stephen.

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

San Diego Natural History Museum

San Diego Urban Sketchers and the group sketches at the Natural History Museum meetup today. There were TONS of interesting subjects to sketch. Not only did they have their regular skull exhibit but they had Pirates due to the special Pirate exhibit.