NZ Sketcher Overseas - travel sketching

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NZ Sketcher Overseas - travel sketching

Postby TaranakiSketcher » Fri Oct 30, 2015 8:01 am

Israel Part 1

* cover (all keen)
* El Al Brunch
* Friendly local group
* German Templar colony
* Israeli Urban Sketchers
* IDF Soldiers
* Tel Aviv beach
* Tel Aviv beach
* Our knowledgeable guide
* Galilee boat trip
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Sketchers
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Sorona
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Local sketchers
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IDF soldiers
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Beach 1
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Beach 2
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Guide
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Galilee
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Re: NZ Sketcher Overseas - travel sketching

Postby TaranakiSketcher » Fri Oct 30, 2015 8:13 am

Israel Part 2

* Corinthian Capitals
* Mount of Beatitudes
* Peter (near Peters mum's house!)
* Roman left overs - Capernaum
* Peter's primacy
* From Mount of Olives
* Olives - Garden of Gethsemane
* Goldini
* Hubble Bubble
* Skyline
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Corinthian Capitals
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Mount of Beatitudes
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Peter
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Petes primacy
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Olives
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Goldini
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Hubble bubble
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Re: NZ Sketcher Overseas - travel sketching

Postby TaranakiSketcher » Fri Oct 30, 2015 8:22 am

Israel Part 3

* Western Wall
* Roman
* Sound Light on Jerusalem city walls
* St Peters (where the cock crowed)
* Bethlehem
* Bus
* Dead sea
* Coin
* Hong Kong
* Tug - Auckland
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Sound Light
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St Peters
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Bus
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Dead sea
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Coin
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Honkers
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Tug
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NZ Sketcher Overseas - travel sketching

Postby TaranakiSketcher » Fri Oct 30, 2015 8:32 am

Jordan

* Border crossing
* Shrak
* Mosaic
* Mt Nebo native (where Moses looked across at the Promised Land)
* Madaba
* Bedouin Police
* Horses & camels Petra (top left I drew whilst on the horse, I tried the same on a camel, and there was no way!)
* Petra
* Camels
* Cokes
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Mosaic
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Dog
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Madaba
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Bedouin Police
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Horses
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Petra
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Camels
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Re: NZ Sketcher Overseas - travel sketching

Postby Andre Jute » Fri Oct 30, 2015 4:51 pm

As always, you catch the most amazing details, Scott, and colours too. Thanks for sharing.
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Re: NZ Sketcher Overseas - travel sketching

Postby Alitogata » Sat Oct 31, 2015 11:35 am

Wow..Great sketches.. !
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Re: NZ Sketcher Overseas - travel sketching

Postby mdmattin » Mon Nov 09, 2015 3:30 am

Wow, what a tour and tour-de-force! I especially like Petra and Tug, but the whole series is great.
Matthew
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NZ Sketcher Overseas - travel sketching

Postby TaranakiSketcher » Sun Nov 29, 2015 12:13 am

Thank you Andre, Alitogata & Matthew.
As you'll know, sketching is a special way of making new friends and breaking down barriers no matter where you are.
Perhaps we could introduce sketching as part of the world peace process :-) Interestingly there are sketching groups in both Tel Aviv and Ramallah
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Bedouin Policeman
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Petra friends
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NZ Sketcher Overseas - travel sketching China

Postby TaranakiSketcher » Sat Jun 11, 2016 7:09 am

Some recent sketches from China

* Shanghai Church - Chinese outside, western within
* Hong house in Puxi, Shanghai (#3 guy in the prewar government)
* Band playing at 'The Brew' in Shanghai - almost all from a town in NZ near me, they have been playing there for 20 years
* Shanghai Sketchers/ Water colourists - painting in the park
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Hong House
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Solidaz band playing at The Brew
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Shanghai Water colourists
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NZ Sketcher Overseas - travel sketching

Postby TaranakiSketcher » Mon Jul 03, 2017 8:26 am

US Part 1 of 3

* Auckland
* Flight to LA LA Land
* Caltech commencement - celebrating 9 yrs study
* Sketching Catalina Island of 26 miles fame
* Avalon Catalina Is
* Casino Catalina
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Auckland
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Caltech Commencement
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Catalina
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Avalon Catalina Is
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Cassino Catalina Is
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NZ Sketcher Overseas - travel sketching

Postby TaranakiSketcher » Mon Jul 03, 2017 8:36 am

US Part 2 of 3

* Jet Propulsion Lab clean room pasadena - assembling 2020 Cruise (Curiosity on steriods)
* JPL Curiosity Mars rover
* Texan 9 banded armadillo
* moose
* Texan boot
* Bat colony
* Artcar museum
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Clean room
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Curiosity
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Armadillo
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Field & Stream moose
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Boot
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Bats
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Artcar
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NZ Sketcher Overseas - travel sketching

Postby TaranakiSketcher » Mon Jul 03, 2017 8:46 am

US Part 3 of 3

* Houston Museum of Fine Arts
* Galveston tall ship
* Galveston bar
* Saturn V Johnson Space Center
* Mission Control
* Astronaut just out of buoyancy tank
* Lunar rover
* Black Hole cafe - student hangout
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Elissa
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Fisherman's Wharf
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Saturn V
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Houston Space Center
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Astronaut
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Moon buggy
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Student hangout
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Re: NZ Sketcher Overseas - travel sketching

Postby Andre Jute » Mon Jul 03, 2017 11:27 pm

Everything you see never ceases to amaze me, Scott. The structure of a bat's wing!
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Re: NZ Sketcher Overseas - travel sketching

Postby Alitogata » Mon Jul 10, 2017 8:47 pm

Fantastic sketches. Shall I say again that I love the brightness of your colours or I will repeat myself?? :D
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