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Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Sunday @ Alki


 The weather was perfect for a morning sketching before getting back home to watch the big USA World Cup soccer game in the afternoon.  I enjoyed exploring in West Seattle a bit since I live in the north end of Seattle and don't get down to Alki much.  Which is one of the many benefits of the sketch outings; seeing wonderful new places around the Northwest!


 First I captured the beachfront, waterfront walkway (with strollers), family gatherings and the many other sketchers in my view.



I have been fascinated with old metal and neon signs and so I headed to the old Homestead Restaurant for a rooftop sketch of their unusual sign.


On my way back to the beach for the sharing time I stopped for a quick side-street sketch of one of the many restaurants along Alki.


Finally before heading home I stopped to sketch the newly restored totem pole at the Log House Museum.
Kay had done such a fantastic sketch that she shared when we all laid out our sketches, I wanted to sketch it also to wrap up a fun morning.

5 comments:

  1. Wow -- all beautiful sketches, David. You're so prolific during the sketchouts!

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  2. Great series David, very much appreciate the two page layout and the people capture.

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  3. Great going! I like your touch and choice of subjects. Thanks. Frank B

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