Wednesday, December 31, 2014

BigBalloons:SanDiegoCalifornia

IndiaInk&Dr.Martin's dyes on acetate,paper&tape(by David Clemesha)

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

AirportPickup:SanDiegoCalifornia

Aquarellable&GraphitePencil on acetate,paper&tape(by David Clemesha)

Monday, December 29, 2014

Friday, December 26, 2014

WindowView:SanDiegoCalifornia

AquarellabelPencil&GraphitePencil on acetate,paper&tape(by David Clemesha)

Wednesday, December 24, 2014

TracksIntoTown:SanDiegoCalifornia

India Ink&Dr.Martin's dyes on acetate,paper&tape(by David Clemesha)

Tuesday, December 23, 2014

Trains&Track:SanDiegoCalifornia

Aquarellable pencil on acetate,paper&tape(by David Clemesha)

Monday, December 22, 2014

CenteredTower:SanDiegoCalifornia

India Ink with Dr.Martin's dyes on acetate,paper&tape(by David Clemesha)

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Santa is in town!


 While waiting for a store to open, I got to watch Santa from the second floor, using my "backup" sketchbook.

Uphill to the Freeway:SanDiegoCalifornia

India Ink&Dr.Martin's dyes on acetate,paper&tape(by David Clemesha)

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Tree&GreyBird:SanDiegoCalifornia

Aquarellable Pencil&Graphite on acetate,paper&tape(by David Clemesha)

Monday, December 15, 2014

ConstructionStoppage:SanDiegoCalifornia

India Ink with Dr.Martin's dyes on acetate,paper&tape(by David Clemesha)

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Dock on the Bay:SanDiego,California

Aquarellable Pencils & Graphite on acetate,paper&tape(by David Clemesha)

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Bridge&Bay:SanDiego,California


India Ink with Dr.Martin's dyes on acetate,paper&tape(by David Clemesha)

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Doll,Dog&Hotel:San Diego,California

Aquarellable & Prismacolor pencils,China marker,on acetate,paper&tape(by David Clemesha)

City Administraion Building, San Diego

By Lydia Velarde
I sat in my car and sketched the San Diego Administration Building this morning... killing a few moments before an appointment.

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Urban Sketching in Poway

An article about our Meetup group and my involvement in 92064 magazine this month.

Sunday, November 2, 2014

Drawing Attention

Our group and a short note was written up about my article in Art Journaling Magazine in the Urban Sketchers Drawing Attention, for November 2014 on Urban Sketchers.org
http://www.urbansketchers.org/2014/11/drawing-attention-november-2014.html

Sunday, October 5, 2014

Rendezvous in Poway, October 4, 2014

Mountain men and women, cowboys, and other reenactments from the 1800's were our subject for the meetup on at Old Poway Park.

This 4 minute video shows our adventure and our sketches.

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Cesar Chavez Park, Port of San Diego

This video shows all the sketchers and our sketches at Cesar Chavez Park which is right next to the Coronado Bridge.
 
 
Please go to the meetup album to view all of the photos from this location.

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

The Alley Art Festival in Vista, September 13, 2014

I have been made aware of an event the San Diego Urban Sketchers might be interested in. I will not attend due to a Los Angeles Museum art "field trip" I will be on. Here is the Information: The Alley Arts Festival in Vista will be held on Saturday, September 13th. There are lots of activities planned in Vista’s historic downtown, so there would be a variety of things/people/activities to sketch. One of our Urban Sketchers, Kim Cruz will have a booth with her husband. More details about the festival follow below.
Alley Art Festival
http://www.alleyartfestival.com/
Event details:
Saturday September 13, 2014
11am-9pm
Downtown Vista, CA 92084 (alley behind the Avo Theatre on Main Street)
This isn’t your normal art walk.
This is a celebration of creativity found
off the beaten path.
The inaugural Alley Art Festival
will be an interactive art and culture experience,
featuring: slam poetry, graffiti,
urban art, steampunk, cosplay contest,
“Alley Art Man” sculpture installation, "hands on" art,
and the chance for everyone to contribute
to a live alley art mural painting.
This is a free event for guests of all ages.
- Slam Poetry -
- Cosplay Contest -
- Hip Hop -
- Puppetry -
- Fashion show -
- Artist market -
- Comedy -
- Breakdancing -
- Live mural painting -

Saturday, July 19, 2014

Pizza Studio

The Pizza Studio is located in The Spreckels Building in the Gaslamp area of San Diego, California. The building which opened in 1912, was constructed to commemorate the opening of the Panama Canal. This was the location of the Meetup on July 19, 2014.
 




Sunday, June 22, 2014

Mission Trails Regional Park

Mission Trails encompasses nearly 5,800 acres of both natural and developed recreational acres Its rugged hills, valleys and open areas represent a San Diego prior to the landing of Cabrillo in San Diego Bay in 1542. The Visitor Center you can learn about the parks history, natural plant and animal communities. The video shows the San Diego Urban Sketchers sketching, their sketches, a group photo and a bit of the visitor center and surrounding area.



The group sketches.

Our group today at Mission Trails.

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Japanese Friendship Garden, Balboa Park

The Garden originated as a teahouse during the 1915–16 Panama-California Exposition and now lies on two acres. Along the Garden’s winding paths are a Zen garden for meditation, an exhibit house, koi pond and bonsai exhibit. Our sketches and group photos shown below.