I was concerned we might face a long line to get in to the new Starbucks Roastery on Capitol Hill. As Tina had counseled, that was likely a feature of the holiday season and she was right. There was very little line when I arrived for the Friday Sketchers ad hoc outing.
myself near the door to greet the arriving sketchers. There were at
least three new people! Welcome to Audree, Xi and Jayahrea!! While
sitting there, I used the waiting time to sketch the artistically styled
lamp. Everything in this store has been given the utmost attention to
There is so much action that it's almost overwhelming. So much to sketch! I started with a limited view at the main bar:
warmed up, I took on the larger view of the small batch roaster.
Though it's called "small batch" it is the largest roaster in this
We shared our sketches and had the ubiquitous group photo, though there are at least 3 people who had to leave early:
We were noticed. Customers came up to see the sketches. Staff stopped to talk. I had a fun time!