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Elizabeth Alley
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Friday Around Town
Last Friday I made a trip out to Collierville to get my beloved boots serviced, and I had to stop at Mensis Dairy Bar to get a super good burger and shake! That's the building down there on the bottom right, with the water tower behind it. Then after work I...
Last Friday I made a trip out to Collierville to get my beloved boots serviced, and I had to stop at Mensis Dairy Bar to get a super good ...
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Memphis Monday: Hot Pink Clark Tower

painter, sketcher, promoter of sketching, writer (technically), sometimes teacher, avid reader, ok cook, obsessive list-maker, occasional curator, travel addict. View my complete profile. Dedicated to the act of sketching.
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At Starbucks on a hot June afternoon. (click image for more detail)
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Summer Collection: Memphis Trees
I love love love Memphis trees even though I am allergic to all of them. Here's a quick watercolor I did before work one morning. Another quick morning watercolor Bonus banana!
I love love love Memphis trees even though I am allergic to all of them. Here's a quick watercolor I did before work one morning. Another quick morning watercolor. Bonus banana! sketched by Elizabeth Alley. No comments: Post a Comment · Older Post Home. Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) ...
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August Sketch Group at the Peabody Hotel
Join us for our annual  air-conditioned  trek to the Peabody Hotel,  Saturday, August 6  at  10:00 AM.  We'll meet in the lobby, have some mimosas, sketch some ducks. See you there!
Join us for our annual air-conditioned trek to the Peabody Hotel, Saturday, August 6 at 10:00 AM. We'll meet in the lobby, have some mimosas, sketch some ducks. See you there!
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July Collections: Food & Things
Here's my first entry for World Watercolor Month  (#worldWatercolorMonth) was a super quick coffee cup and wonky plumb. My second entry, just as wonky, was sketched at Mardi Gras Restaurant. Working on #USkManchester2016 at the coffee shop, but too hot to f...
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This Is Why We Sketch
To keep from losing our minds in the worst traffic ever! (click for more detail)
To keep from losing our minds in the worst traffic ever! (click for more detail)
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painter, sketcher, promoter of sketching, writer (technically), sometimes teacher, avid reader, ok cook, obsessive list-maker, occasional curator, travel addict. View my complete profile. Dedicated to the act of sketching.
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Working Title
In lieu of a therapist or confessional, I have this blog.
Since you already know how little I’ve been scanning my sketches, let me
confess to you how little I’ve been painting lately. (And when I refer to painting here on my personal blog, I do
mean oil pai...
In lieu of a therapist or confessional, I have this blog. Since you already know how little I've been scanning my sketches, let me confess to you how little I've been painting lately. (And when I refer to painting here on my personal blog, I do mean oil painting on paper or on canvas in my ...
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July Collections: Places
Casablanca on Poplar in Old East Memphis. As I was leaving, a couple was looking at the menu outside, and I said - oh just go on in! In Memphis, we have a pyramid. It houses a Bass Pro shop, so the entrances look like a wood-clad lodge. It is an outdoor sto...
In Memphis, we have a pyramid. It houses a Bass Pro shop, so the entrances look like a wood-clad lodge. It is an outdoor store that you have to drive to. More take-out! This time it's what we've start calling "the usual" - shrimp and catfish po-boys from Soulfish. sketched by Elizabeth Alley ...
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Sketches from Earnestine & Hazel's
We went to the world-famous bar Earnestine & Hazel's for our July sketch group, sort of by accident. The plan had been to go to a restaurant next door, but it wasn't open and didn't seem likely to open any time soon. But that's okay, and sort of typical aro...
We went to the world-famous bar Earnestine & Hazel's for our July sketch group, sort of by accident. The plan had been to go to a restaurant next door, but it wasn't open and didn't seem likely to open any time soon. But that...
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Hustle
Tuesday night at Crosstown I sketched Robert Hollingsworth, Kenny Wayne Alexander, Jim Masterson, and Mary Jo Karimnia during the panel discussion at Hustle: Pricing Your Artwork. It was a great talk, and crowded! If you're interested in hearing more about ...
Tuesday night at Crosstown I sketched Robert Hollingsworth, Kenny Wayne Alexander, Jim Masterson, and Mary Jo Karimnia during the panel discussion at Hustle: Pricing Your Artwork. It was a great talk, and crowded! If you're interested in hearing more about practical art issues from the locals ...
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painter, sketcher, promoter of sketching, writer (technically), sometimes teacher, avid reader, ok cook, obsessive list-maker, occasional curator, travel addict
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