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…

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…

#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…

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…

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…

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…

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 serving…

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…

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…

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