New Orleans, unfinished Business… – Bonus track

#USk #UrbanSketchers #SketchBook #NewOrleans #NOLA I know, I know, I already said good bye to New Orleans, I did. Thing is that right when I'm about to resume my regular life, while I'm organizing my drawing table and scheduling my next sessions y keep finding Pieces of unfinished sketches from New Orleans. I have so…

Strathmore Sketchbook – Tool Review

I'm still searching for the perfect Sketchbook ... In a previous post I reviewed Stillman & Birn and it is an excellent option that stands out above any other I have tried before. Still, I did not want to make a decision without first evaluating something equivalent, at the same professional level, so I decided…

My B&B in New Orleans – UrbanSketch

#USk #UrbanSketchers #SketchBook #NewOrleans #NOLA This is the Bed & Breakfast where i spent my days in New Orleans, close to Magazine street on the Garden District. If you ever go to New Orleans you would love to go to the French Quarter and have that intense fun, but believe me, when it comes to…

French Quarter, Bourbon St, New Orleans – Travel

#Travel #NewOrleans #Viajes #BourbonStreet #NOLA #FrenchQuarterThe time has come and we are in the right place, this is New Orleans!It was about time for some intensity, we finally reached the French Quarter, Bourbon Street, the heart of the New Orleans rumba. The area closes its streets to vehicular traffic and is at the disposal of…

Garden District Firehouse, New Orleans – Urbansketch

This place was built in 1851 and served the community as Engine #23 until 1991 when the crew was moved and 4 years later it was opened as The New Orleans Fire Department Museum. This was the vary last firehouse to trade in its horses for a motorized vehicle, the exhibition shows tools, carriages, photos, uniforms used…

Streetcar, New Orleans – Travel

#Travel #NewOrleans #Viajes #GardenDistrict #NOLA #streetcar This was so incredible that we wanted to make a special post about it. Our minds and spirits couldn't believe how incredible this is, it's a nostalgic, romantic and technically interesting at the same time that it felt like being in a dream and of course that deserved its…

#CoffeeSketch 31 at Starbucks – UrbanSketch

#CoffeeSketch #USk #UrbanSketchers #SketchBook #NewOrleansIt was a long travel here, now our bodies were demanding caffeine and when finally I got that coffee in front of me it was like... ... a chorus of angels in my ears...Even when I know i will never get a real good Coffe in Starbucks, the need of caffeine made…

Garden District, New Orleans – Travel

#Travel #NewOrleans #Viajes #GardenDistrict #NOLA Just steps away from our home in New Orleans there is Magazine Street, one of the main streets of the Garden District, full of restaurants and shops. The Garden District is a quiet, pacific and historic area in the city, walking around here is like walking into a movie, everything is…

David Art Center, New Orleans – Travel

#travel #artsupplies #art First things first, i had to stop by an art supply store before anything, even more when i realized that i was scammed with the ink i was planning to bring. Before my flight i made a research regarding the art supplies stores in town and this one seemed to be the…

Stillman & Birn Sketchbook – Tool Review

  I've been trying lots of sketchbooks, different sizes, brands, quality and what not. The perfect sketchbook doesn't exist per se since every person, every different situation or technic has its own sketchbook that suits. Following that idea i have been and could be using diferent sketchbooks forever. Things are changing very fast for me,…

#CoffeeSketch 30 – Travel SketchBook

#CoffeeSketch #Sketch #UrbanSketcher #USk #TravelSketch #NOLA Late night coffee time to prepare my travel gear. I'm about to travel to New Orleans and I need to set up a tool kit for such an experience, Once I made my selection and decided to draw an inventory of all the tools I'm bringing with me. This…

Rock Creek Residence

English I got this assignment from a Simonson Design Studios and Scott Bate´s client in Texas, it is about a house that was already designed and about to be builded but the owners still needed that wow touch that would make them feel totally in love with their house. Based on some of my sketched…

Inktober 2018 #14

#Inktober2018 #inktober2018day14 #sketch #sketchbook #usk #urbansketch #irbansketcher From the 50's Project is back! An inked piece is done for that project I love so much. This is a game changer day for my Inktober2018, from now on I will be urbansketching, I will even try to make it live trough my social media accounts, check…