Posts Tagged ‘urban sketching’

Art from the Unknown

Stephanie Fowler watercolor

Hi! Just popping on here to say hello to anyone who may be finding their way here this weekend following the Art from the Unknown show taking place at McDougall Centre in Calgary. Welcome to the site! My blog is not updated too regularly but be sure to check out my Instagram and if you […]


Welcome 2018

Hi there!   I just wanted to pop in and say hello, blog!  Been awhile.  2017 now lies behind us and what a year for me and DBSL!  Unbelievable. As we speak my artwork is up on display in Cafe Rosso down on Stephen Ave – my first official showing ever.  The timing of that opportunity […]


Rossland and area sketches

Christmas this year was exactly what I needed.  We headed out to Rossland to spend the week with Frank’s family – longer than we’ve ever stayed out there.  I asked for an absolute ton of reference books for Christmas – I feel like I go through bouts of enjoying fiction but then shift into learning […]


1st Urban Sketchers Calgary meetup

Back in July I joined up with a few other people for our first Calgary Urban Sketchers meetup!  It was fantastic.  I stumbled onto the community about a year ago and wondered how I could have possibly missed out on it all this time.  Calgary didn’t have a group set up at that time, and […]


From the Brazilian Archives

Good morning!  Happy Saturday! Not sure if you want to call them archives, I did these sketches back in February after we got back from the trip.  They were completed around Valentine’s Day as I recall.  Frank and I had a lovely Valentine’s date one day where we wandered into a coffee shop to sit […]


the Travel Kit: my review

Ooooh hi. I just thought it would be fun now that I’m home to do a quick review of what worked for me in my travel kit and what did not.  To recap, let’s visit this post. I had a nicely filled bag to take with me to Brazil.  Two sketchbooks, a container for brushes, […]