In transit

Travelling to Stockholm and back; the view from 38,000 feet (both ways), and fellow passengers at Heathrow and Arlanda (so many free models…). I’d never noticed the plane’s fuselage reflected on the engine before, a good example of the way sketching sharpens powers of observation! The second window sketch was done using a small set of highly opaque water-colours, my replacement for gouache, which always felt gritty or muddy. gcghdgh4gcghdgh1gcghdgh2gcghdgh3gcghdgh5

About Ed Mostly

Enthusiastic daily sketcher based in Bath Uk
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5 Responses to In transit

  1. Viktoria says:

    Great sketches, and that first one just makes me want to go away right now, to some interesting destination. To sketch, of course, I have had too little time and energy for it this summer.

  2. Stu-ttg-art says:

    I’m with Viktoria … and off to Malaga on Thursday morning … my sketches won’t be half as good as yourn (-:

    • Ed Mostly says:

      Ooh, Malaga, that’ll be hot! There’s a busy Urban Sketchers group there, well worth getting in touch with if you’re allowed special leave to join a sketchcrawl… Sorry you couldn’t make manchester. Maybe Chicago next year?!

      • Stu-ttg-art says:

        Wasn’t too hot! We went for a sketch crawl with 30 Andalusian sketchers on the day after the workshop. I’m planning on taking the Chicago trip … working hard on my skill set .

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