Day 7

I was very busy today, so I had time only to do a little gouache sketch.

Cimetiére Saint-Vincent, Paris.  This special tiny cemetery  just off one of the streets in Montmartre,  has no tourist crowds and  feels very private and calm.


New sketches

My new sketches. First two – Montmartre (one is done on the natural paper which allows the use of white ink),  then Place Vendôme, the last one- Chateau Chenonceau.

Ink, pen, and watercolor pencils.






Big sketches in the Little Theater of Happiness

It’s quiet late Sunday morning. I am leisurely walking through the empty streets of Montmartre towards a rendezvous with a naked woman. Well, to my first drawing session in Paris with a professional art model. In my bag – a wooden board,  big sheets of paper, and a box of charcoal. It’s cold today and there are very few people on the streets. Although streets are always empty on Sunday mornings. I love this magical time.

Walking in Paris, I am often torn between the desire to Continue reading

New sketches of Paris

Here are my new quick Parisian sketches- Invalides, Pont Au Change, Eglise de la Sainte-Trinité, Le Marais.

All of them done with ink pen, watercolors and watercolor pencils.

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Paris sketch, Marais

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