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by alissa
Thu Jan 13, 2011 10:40 am
Forum: 30th World Wide SketchCrawl !!!
Topic: Sydney, Australia
Replies: 13
Views: 1595

Re: Sydney, Australia

I've just been to Manly and a local artist, Erin gave me a wonderful tour of the Manly Wharf area. There is lots to draw (to the left and right ) along the Esplanade as you leave the ferry – ferries as they come and go, the water, parks, people, buildings, boats ... (and there is plenty of shelter i...
by alissa
Tue Dec 21, 2010 1:21 am
Forum: 30th World Wide SketchCrawl !!!
Topic: Sydney, Australia
Replies: 13
Views: 1595

Re: Sydney, Australia

Shall we say MANLY ? !
10 AM seems to be the usual time to begin

I am visiting a friend there in early January and will get a locals view of where to meet/sketch and eat ! and will

any suggestions welcome too .
by alissa
Sat Dec 18, 2010 9:41 am
Forum: 30th World Wide SketchCrawl !!!
Topic: Sydney, Australia
Replies: 13
Views: 1595

Re: Sydney, Australia

I had a chat with a few Sydney sketchers today and thought David's idea of a beach was great ! Let's enjoy and show off our wonderful beaches!

Manly seems to be a popluar option. - lots to draw, plenty of public transport and wet weather options.
by alissa
Sun Dec 12, 2010 8:41 pm
Forum: 30th World Wide SketchCrawl !!!
Topic: Sydney, Australia
Replies: 13
Views: 1595

Re: Sydney, Australia

Balmoral sounds lovely - Ihave not been there in years - is there a "wet weather" option at Balmoral beach or areas of shade to sit under if it is really hot? another suggestion could be Macquarie Street in the city This is also going to be scheduled as a Sydney sketch club event, so we should get q...
by alissa
Sun Oct 17, 2010 9:56 am
Forum: 29th World Wide SketchCrawl
Topic: Sydney. Australia [RESULTS]
Replies: 9
Views: 2329

Sydney. Australia [RESULTS]

There were 11 Sketchcrawlers in Sydney at Central Station - meeting together or sketching solo - Colette, Melissa, Jenifer, Judy, Ksaniya, Wexi. Yuki, Christine, Tommy and DavidJack and myself. Central Staion was chosen as it was out of the rain that was predicted for the day. It did not rain at all...
by alissa
Wed Oct 13, 2010 5:52 pm
Forum: 29th World Wide SketchCrawl
Topic: SYDNEY, Australia
Replies: 16
Views: 1729

Re: SYDNEY, Australia

Great CENTRAL RAILWAY STATION at 10 am Central is completely under cover and easy for everyone to get to . Meet at No 1 platform for country trains (near the Country Link office) on the Central Concourse. There will be plenty to draw there and lots of space. Central Station was opened in 1906 and ha...
by alissa
Sun Oct 10, 2010 10:17 am
Forum: 29th World Wide SketchCrawl
Topic: SYDNEY, Australia
Replies: 16
Views: 1729

Re: SYDNEY, Australia

I have just seen the weather forecast for the next week - cloudy, rain and patchy showers predicted all week, including Saturday I am not sure how many people in Sydney are reading this, what are your thoughts -? change location - can I suggest the main concourse at Central Station - it is easy to g...
by alissa
Tue Oct 05, 2010 8:39 pm
Forum: 29th World Wide SketchCrawl
Topic: SYDNEY, Australia
Replies: 16
Views: 1729

Re: SYDNEY, Australia

great - should be about 15 people altogether so far ! - fingers crossed for fine weather.... Collette provided some extra information for a good place to meet that is easy to find. Directions below Meet at 10 am at Centennial Park Centennial Park - Meet at the Kiosk behind the Café - there are some ...
by alissa
Wed Sep 29, 2010 12:36 pm
Forum: 29th World Wide SketchCrawl
Topic: SYDNEY, Australia
Replies: 16
Views: 1729

Re: SYDNEY, Australia

OK - Centennial Park 10 am start at the duck pond, which is near a cafe There is also lots of parkland, equestrian grounds , and lots of people to draw ..... Here is a link to the website for transport and maps etc http://www.centennialparklands.com.au/resources/parklands_maps Fingers crossed for go...
by alissa
Mon Sep 27, 2010 7:20 am
Forum: 29th World Wide SketchCrawl
Topic: SYDNEY, Australia
Replies: 16
Views: 1729

Re: SYDNEY, Australia

Centennial Park sounds a good opportunity - and the duck pond appears to be a central and obvious place to meet . (and it is near the kiosk !) Load of public transport to get there too.
by alissa
Fri Sep 17, 2010 10:48 am
Forum: 29th World Wide SketchCrawl
Topic: SYDNEY, Australia
Replies: 16
Views: 1729

Re: SYDNEY, Australia

The Botanic Gardens is always a wonderful place to draw - or back to Macquarie Street again......
the restored Paddington Reservoir in Oxford Street (next to Chauvel Cinemas) could be fun too.....

any other suggestions ?
by alissa
Sun Aug 22, 2010 3:14 am
Forum: 28th World Wide SketchCrawl
Topic: Jakarta, Indonesia (RESULT)
Replies: 7
Views: 2834

Re: Jakarta, Indonesia (RESULT)

Great sketchcrawl - you did so many !! It was a great snapshot of life around you. i had bever heard of Cincau, so thanks for the introduction to it. sounds yum. I like the rooftops, gutters and of course Mochi.
by alissa
Mon Aug 16, 2010 11:10 am
Forum: 29th World Wide SketchCrawl
Topic: SYDNEY, Australia
Replies: 16
Views: 1729

SYDNEY, Australia

Ready for another sketchcrawl Sydney?
Put the date in your diary , spread the word and have a think about a great place to sketch !
by alissa
Sun Aug 08, 2010 7:06 am
Forum: 28th World Wide SketchCrawl
Topic: Toowoomba, Australia [RESULTS]
Replies: 3
Views: 1672

Re: Toowoomba, Australia [RESULTS]

You had a very busy and productive day - The umbrellas are fantastic !!! and the windmills too. Thanks for sharing your day
by alissa
Tue Aug 03, 2010 10:39 am
Forum: 28th World Wide SketchCrawl
Topic: Angoulême [FRANCE | RESULTS]
Replies: 4
Views: 686

Re: Angoulême [FRANCE | RESULTS]

Lovely range of linework and colours. The images of the church are so beautiful and all drawings of people have such energy !!!Thanks for sharing your city/town

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