A Building Book!

Visual Handbook of Building and Remodeling   English Viable houses? well, they have to be lovable for sure, for that we need to study house styles, but there is not a viable house if you cannot build it, right? I studied architecture in Venezuela, where concrete is the god of building materials, even when i…

Nathan Cox Residence – 3D Model

  English Designed by McCollough Architecture, Inc. located at Orange Beach, Alabama with a beautiful New Traditional style, a great material selection with Board and Batten above a white brick base level and crowned with metal roof makes a sober palette that works as backdrop for black framed doors and windows as accents along the facades.…

Kari Klisch – 3D Model

3d Model Designed by the Lucachick Architecture, Inc. firm, this is a comercial building that needed a 3d Model creation for customer visualization and my partners at Simonson Design Studios assigned it to me. I like working on modeling, the ArchiCad is my favorite tool for that and it is like actually building, there are always…

Tokyo Storefronts!

  Mateusz Urbanowicz is a Polish illustrator whose facination with Japanese anime led him to settle in the Japanese nation where he works in a film production company of the genre. Mateusz has his life parallel to the formal work that occupies him and that is the one he shares through his social media accounts,…

#CoffeeSketch 29 – 4th Avenue Duplex

English This is my #29 post since I started the #CoffeeSketch tag months ago This case is about a duplex house project located in Sacramento, California. Pretty small lot with the regular market demands for the area; 3 Bedrooms, 2 ½ Barhrooms, kitchen, pantry, living, garage, etc. I think that small spaces require big ideas, so…

#CoffeeSketch 28 The American House

EspañolEn esta oportunidad mi #CoffeeSketch es el inicio de un nuevo proyecto que requiere mucho de esto de madrugar y preparar el trabajo del día con una agradable sesión de sketch y café. Este es un proyecto bastante particular, muy personal pero que tiene a la vez un punto de encuentro con mi trabajo profesional. Estaba…

James Richards’ Book!!

The first book I got when I started my research about the Urban Sketchers was Gabriel Campanario´s  The Art of Urban sketching, at the end of the book there is a list of his favorites Sketchers colleagues, i randomly took names from that list, stared googling and then I found some specific sketches that made me jump and…

Art Supplies

There is a new phase in my job that will demand of my sketching abilities, I'm taking this as an opportunity to try something different with materials and technics so i can improve and give more personality to the sketch work I´ve been doing so far, so here are some of my options Holbein Watercolors…

CoffeeSketch is back!

  This is my #27 post with this tag but this my first #CoffeeSketch post in months! This new job I have, and you will know about on further posts, absorbed me so much I couldn't dedicate time to my morning sketching routine. Months later I have the new job under control and with a…

CoffeeSketch #26 Sta Rosa

#CoffeeSketch 26 #USk #UrbanSketchers #SketchBook English This is the most important week of the year for Santa Rosa town, i´m resuming my Santa Rosa Registry Project so my coffe and i are here creating this delivery schedule to move on with this project. I have a bunch of sketches drawn on site among which I…

CoffeeSketch #25 From the 50´s

#CoffeeSketch 25 #USk #UrbanSketchers #SketchBook English I´ve been visiting location and drawing some quick sketches of the first two subjects for my From the 50´s Project. Here i´m with my coffee selecting the approach and making sketches for final Sketch Art, the plan is make some kind of work of illustrator and see how it…

USk#05 Santa Rosa Arc

#USk #UrbanSketchers #SketchBook English This is to arrive at the Town of Santa Rosa, you are received by the thematic arch that from its entrance counts its greater attraction and local pride. As I mentioned in a previous post, Santa Rosa is a town of great importance in the religious culture Larense and Venezuelan in general,…

USk#04 Santa Rosa Alley Futbol

#USk #UrbanSketchers #SketchBook English Although the term Urban is implicit in the definition of Urban Sketchers, its practice is not only about the representation of buildings, streets or squares, it is not even a perfect representation of the scene, what is sought is to tell those little stories of the spaces at the moment in…

USk#03 Santa Rosa Registry Project

  #USk #UrbanSketchers #SketchBook English I went back to sketch Santa Rosa, I decided to do a Sketch Registry Project of the town, so this time I got a planned tour with the spots that I found interesting in my last scouting visit. This is not only useful for this personal project but it is…

CoffeeSketch #24 – Detailing Sta Rosa

  #CoffeeSketch 24 #USk #UrbanSketchers #SketchBook #MyMoleskine #USkGlobal24HrSketchwalk Applying color and adding some details to my weekend urban sketches, also created a new one from a pencil sketch i did not have the time to end on site. I had not been out Sketching in the streets for months, always a pleasure, it is because i…

Hugo Costa y su nuevo Libro

Hugo Costa es uno de los artistas que más admiro, un dibujante prolífico que genera más obras de las que puedo seguir. Hugo se ha dedicado desde 2010 a crear y fomentar la disciplina y constancia de realizar al menos un dibujo al día, para ello cuenta con un blog llamado “a fresh drawing everyday” como…

USk#02 Iglesia Santa Rosa

#USk #UrbanSketchers #SketchBook #MyMoleskine #USkGlobal24hrSketchwalk English Santa Rosa is a small town that due to its proximity to the city of Barquisimeto ended up being absorbed by the growth of the city adding it to its urban plot, so we ended up with a town inside the city. The importance of this town lies not…

USk#01 Santa Rosa

#USk #UrbanSketchers #SketchBook #USkGlobal24hrSketchwalk English This is not my first Urban Sketch, but it's my first publication done as if I was already ; ) Santa Rosa is a small town that due to its proximity to the city of Barquisimeto ended up being absorbed by the growth of the city adding it to its…

3 Razones para NO contratar a un profesional

¿Quieres abrir tu propio negocio encargándote tu mismo?  Si te sucede que no estás dispuesto a contratar un profesional y necesitas razones de peso para no hacerlo, te presento las 3 principales razones expuestas por emprendedores negados a contratar profesionales: Falta de Preparación Algunos emprendedores que están incursionando en un nuevo negocio tienen la necesidad…

CoffeeSketch #23 – Plaza La Cruz

#CoffeeSketch 23 #USk #UrbanSketchers #SketchBook #MyMoleskine Like the usual Spanish founded town, there is a Catholic Religion monument at the foundation place. Staedtler Liner Black colored using  Staedtler Watercolor pencils on a  Moleskine  Sketchbook #soundtrack #suena Kaleisocope EP - Cold Play  

CoffeeSketch #22 – Pembroke Pines

#CoffeeSketch 22 #USk #UrbanSketchers #SketchBook #MyMoleskine This is a pending drawing i started in my las trip to Florida, there are a couple more pencil sketches wainting to be inked and colored from that travel. Staedtler Liner Black colored using Prismacolor Warm Grey Marker Set on a  Moleskine  Sketchbook #soundtrack #suena Steven Wilson - To the Bone

CoffeeSketch #21 – My Window View

  #CoffeeSketch 21 I´ll be (also) making a sketched register of my city skyline, this is almost all my window panoramic view, from now on i´ll be doing small zoomed segments to complete the whole picture. Fortunately there is still lot of green around here, don´t you think? This is a serie that i will…

CoffeeSketch #20 – Bridge of Inmortals

  #CoffeeSketch 20 During the last month i´ve been tagging  random pictures on twitter as #Sketchable , i was just creating an inspiration pack for my daily sketch morning session in company of my cup of Coffee, this is one of those images... This one is for a serie of Traveling Without Moving drawings that…