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Elizabeth Alley
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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...
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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Sketching Workshop with Kids
Last month I taught a sketching workshop to kids from Carpenter Art Garden  who are interested in starting their own sketching club. I gave them some pointers on drawing from direct observation and then we went to South Main and they just sketched and sketc...
Last month I taught a sketching workshop to kids from Carpenter Art Garden who are interested in starting their own sketching club. I gave them some pointers on drawing from direct observation and then we went to South Main and they just sketched and sketched and sketched!
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July Sketch Group at The 5 Spot
Next sketch group Saturday, July 9 The 5 Spot, 84 GE Patterson (behind Earnestine & Hazel's) 11:00 AM (They open at 11) The 5 Spot has a good looking menu; be prepared to chill out for a while as we sketch! Please comment here or in our Facebook group if yo...
Next sketch group Saturday, July 9 The 5 Spot, 84 GE Patterson (behind Earnestine & Hazel's) 11:00 AM (They open at 11) The 5 Spot has a good looking menu; be prepared to chill out for a while as we sketch! Please comment her...
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4th Annual West Coast Urban Sketchers Sketch Crawl
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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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Collection: Places
Crosstown! Mardi Gras Restaurant on Cleveland Old East Memphis (and eye doctor) office, work view, 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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Fall Classes at Flicker Street Studio
Sign up by July 24 and you get a $25 discount! Visit the Flicker Street Studio site to sign up! I'll be teaching The Artist’s Sketchbook on Tuesday Evenings from 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm, September 13th - 27th. Here's the description: An artist's sketchbook is a b...
I'll be teaching The Artist's Sketchbook on Tuesday Evenings from 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm, September 13th - 27th. Here's the description: An artist's sketchbook is a bedrock for ideas, recording impressions, feelings, and thoughts about their world. This class will focus on sketching from direct ...
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Studio Night Sketch
This is from last month when I was working on several paintings for a commission.
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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