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Monday, August 19, 2013

Busy, busy waterfront

I think most of Seattle and as many tourists were on the waterfront yesterday. It was a perfect day for sketching. I couldn't help but think how we deserved it. Remember some of our outings- rain, snow and plenty of gray?

I found the viaduct very hard to sketch. But I will also miss it and felt committed to giving it a shot. Elliot's Oyster House looked especially charming with exploding hanging flowers. I had to add darks to both sketches at home. All that sun must have misled my sense of colors.



4 comments:

  1. magnificent sketches, Peggy! popping color and value.

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  2. Fresh and summery! Great job on the viaduct; it's a presence, but not overpowering

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  3. Very nice! Great point of view in both. I also like what you wrote which adds to the images. Frank B.

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  4. Clarity is what comes to mind looking at these. The darks do help things pop. Really nice sketches.

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