Almost every one of my friends all agree that keeping a sketchbook is a good idea and having a sketchbook has numerous merits. Many other non-sketching friends will say they would love to have a sketchbook but when asked “Why Not?” they say, “I can’t draw!”
Sketchbooks are not about being a good artist, they are about being a good thinker. Yes, some people do bring the practice of sketching to a higher level,
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Every year I look forward to the Twin City Urban Sketchers gathering at the State Fair. This year lived up to everyone’s expectations with beautiful weather, sunny and mild temperatures.
The day begins with making sure that what ever I am carrying is light weight and manageable. I usually just take a couple of pencils, my micron pen, water brushes and travel paint set. Once at the fair, it is a trick to finding the TC Urban Sketchers for greetings,
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