Most people don't realize Seattle has a Chinese Garden. They are familiar with the Japanese Garden within the UW Arboretum but not with this garden adjacent to South Seattle Community College. There is also a mid-sized arboretum. It's a lovely place, with so many interesting shapes and areas to sketch.
This would be my 3rd sketch
outing here. I've already sketched the dragon carp twice, so I chose
another scene. Though I do love that sculpture! He's the size of a
weather was bright sun and very warm. Some parts of the city might
have hit 80 degrees today. I picked a spot in the shade to sketch this
quiet corner with a pond.
next did a quick sketch of two statues of generals. They look like the
Terra Cotta Warriors but, given their location and lack of protection,
they must be copies.
There were a few new sketchers today.