Though I've known about the Garden Walk for a few years, I've never been. Now I think I'll go every year I can. I don't live far from Georgetown and it's my favorite funky place to sketch. When I don't have any other ideas about where to sketch, I just go to Georgetown and I always find something.
There were just
too many gardens to see. I concentrated in the area around Oxbow Park
where the famous Hat & Boots is located. Also across the street is
the "The Georgetown Castle," the 112 year old Victorian known officially
as the Gessner Mansion. My favorite sketch of the day was a small
corner of its back garden. This is done in the small, pocket sized
Pentalic Aqua watercolor book.
first sketch of the day was the goldfish pond in Garden #40, belonging
to Peter and Esther. They are not koi, they are goldfish, which do not
get as big as koi. There is also a duck decoy in the pond!
The group met back at Oxbow Park for sharing sketches and a group photo in front of the Boots!
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