SketchCrawl 14: a fundraiser!

Posted by on Feb 9, 2007 in thoughts, updates, WorldWideSketchCrawl | 0 comments

I think it’s time to try and put SketchCrawl to good use again, time to raise money for a worthy cause with our World Wide drawing marathons. Last year we raised around $2000 with SketchCrawl #7 for the Pakistani Earthquake relief efforts (in conjunction with Danny Gregory). I think we could do better this year… I came across this really interesting video regarding the reality of war victims, please take a look at it. “Emergency” is the...

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SketchCrawl 12.5 results

Posted by on Feb 7, 2007 in updates, WorldWideSketchCrawl | 4 comments

Here’s just a handful of the drawings from SketchCrawl 12.5, be sure to check out all the fantastic sketches in the forums here. Thanks to all of you who participated to the first “Crawl in your home” drawing marathon!

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Crawl in your home !

Posted by on Jan 22, 2007 in updates, WorldWideSketchCrawl | 3 comments

You could call it a mini World Wide SketchCrawl, this “12th and a half draw in your home Crawl”, and it’s happening this coming weekend! No excuse with the cold weather this time! Stay cozy, make yourself some tea and draw away for however long you can! I bet we’ll find things around us in our own homes that we haven’t looked much at, this is a great time to observe our surroundings and record their state. Be it your teakettle, favorite...

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What’s next?

Posted by on Dec 15, 2006 in updates | 9 comments

World Wide SketchCrawl 12 and a half (January 28th 2007) A new idea. For this one special SketchCrawl let’s spend a day, an afternoon or a couple of hours drawing our own places, homes, apartments! The objects around you, working areas, toys, living rooms , kitchens, anything in your home!! For this one time, SketchCrawl won’t be about meeting artists, but it will be about taking time to look around our places … and then sharing the sketches on the...

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World Wide SketchCrawl 12

Posted by on Dec 15, 2006 in WorldWideSketchCrawl | 0 comments

You really have to come by the forums and take a look at all the drawings from around the world! There’s great sketches from Cairo, HongKong, Honolulu, Brisbane and Sapporo to name a few international “Crawl hubs”, many cities in the US too of course. Ronnie and I met crawlers at the San Francisco Zoo. First time I visit it. The feeding of the Lions had to be the highpoint of the day, still staying with me. We were all standing 3 feet from two lions,...

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Flyer for WWSketchcrawl 12 San Francisco

Posted by on Nov 27, 2006 in WorldWideSketchCrawl | 1 comment

Print at will and disperse in the bay area … art schools, art supplies stores … anywhere you want! So … remember, for those of you around here, December 9th 11 am at the Zoo’s entrance! More details in the forums here. For all the rest of the world, come to the forums! There’s a lot of cities all around the globe getting ready! For a printable PDF version of the flyer go here (big file, patience required)

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SketchCrawl 12 is approaching !

Posted by on Nov 16, 2006 in updates, WorldWideSketchCrawl | 3 comments

Are you getting ready for World Wide SketchCrawl 12th ?? See all the different cities around the world that already getting organized in the forums. Be sure to also check the press release here and if you can please forward it to all friends who might be interested in joining in the crawling! Thanks for all of your help, SketchCrawl is an ever growing phenomenon thanks to all you!

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WWSC 11 was a blast!

Posted by on Sep 25, 2006 in WorldWideSketchCrawl | 2 comments

Wow, it was quite the day on saturday! Heartfelt thanks to all of you who joined Ronnie and I in San Francisco and to all of you who crawled in the rest of the world. I hope you enjoyed the day. For the San Francisco chapter I have a count for 88 people and I am sure I missed one or two. So … wow … never seen this many people draw at once, everywhere I turned there was someone sketching. It really felt like a unique experience. The rest of the world...

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W W SketchCrawl 11 is here.

Posted by on Sep 20, 2006 in updates | 12 comments

So, looks like we might be heading for a great turn out this saturday! We are gonna have crawlers in more than a dozen countries and altogether more than forty locations! Really exciting. Many thanks to all of you who helped spread the word, So, for those of you meeting Ronnie and I in San Francisco, here are the details: WE ARE MEETING AT 11:00am AT PEET’S COFFEE in the Ferry Building. At THIS location. We’ll then head to get the 12:00 ferry to Sausalito...

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World Wide SketchCrawl #11 is September 23rd !

Posted by on Sep 5, 2006 in updates, WorldWideSketchCrawl | 2 comments

Mark your calendars, sharpen your pencils and spread the word about the next international drawing marathon! Saturday September 23rd it is! Be sure to come around the SC forums to look/post for artists in your area! Also, it’s time for a t-shirt sale !! I still have quite a few SketchCrawl tees in Blue, Orange and Burgundy. I am gonna sell them for a meager $10 plus shipping. So, if you’d like to have a SC shirt for the next crawl and support the cause,...

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