Quick Sketches December 23rd 2019

Here are some Quick Sketches I did in September, October, and November 2019. I managed to do a few watercolour paintings in this time, as well as sketches from photos.

I did not do much drawing outside in this time since it was getting colder. I did however do 2 sketches outside in October. One was of a Dogwood Bush, and a Leaf Pile.

Near the end of November, I did 2 quick sketches of Quebec City from some of my old pictures from 2015. I really like how they turned out, and think they give a good impression of the city.

 

Trillium watercolour
Trillium, Watercolour, Nov 2019

 

 

Green heron watercolour
Green Heron, Watercolour, Nov 2019

 

 

Streets of Old Quebec 1
Streets of Old Quebec, Pitt Pastel, Nov 2019

 

 

Streets of old quebec2
Streets of Old Quebec, Pitt Pastel, Nov 2019

 

 

Sydney street watercolour
Sydney Street, Watercolour, Sept 2019

 

 

Osprey tree pastel

Osprey Tree, Pitt Pastel, Nov 2019

 

 

Dogwood rock garden
Dogwoood, and Rock Garden, Oct 2019

 

 

Trillium Pastel
Trillium, Pitt Pastel, Nov 2019

 

 

October leaf pile
October Leaf Pile, Pitt Pastel, Oct 2019

 

 

Perspective watercolour
Perspective, Drawing A Day Exercise, October 2019

 

 

Spontaneous painting dec2019
Spontaneous Painting, Watercolour, Dec 2019

 

 

Peony watercolour
Peony Watercolour, Sept 2019

 

 

Ault beach weird island
Ault Beach, Weird Island, Nov 2019

 

 

Apple Blossoms
Apple Blossoms, Pitt Pastel, Nov 2019

 

 

Green heron pastel
Green Heron, Pitt Pastel, Nov 2019

4 thoughts on “Quick Sketches December 23rd 2019

  1. I’ve always liked your sketches, Shawn, and these are particularly nice, filled with charm and warm nuance of expression. I’ve only just recently begun re- experimenting (since the late 80s) w/acrylics, esp in terms of washes – the tech side has advanced so much I’m hoping I can capture some of what watercolors offer, and that I see in some your “spontaneous” almost Tiffany glass pieces here. All the best, and Happy Holidays! 😊

    Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s