Vancouver, BC Canada [Results]

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Re: Vancouver, BC Canada [Results]

Post by Tatie » Mon Apr 23, 2012 11:00 am

Hi, Vancouver!! Hope you're better, Dave, and bravo to all of you.
The laughing statues look really fun!!

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Post by Morrys » Tue Apr 24, 2012 4:15 am

So funny the artist trading cards!
I don;t recall that complex of sculptures in Vancouver, it is new?

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Post by Raudy » Tue Apr 24, 2012 6:40 pm

Hi Dave! Looks like you all had a good day in Vancouver. I adore your sketches of the statues. What fun they are.
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Post by gaelwriter » Tue Apr 24, 2012 6:50 pm

Sketching the laughing statues as material for the Artist Trading Cards was a clever move. Good show, guys.

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Post by CyberDave » Tue Apr 24, 2012 7:49 pm

@gaelwriter
Thanks.. I was trying to do a quick set of ATC's. My first attempts at ATC's. They were supposed to be kind of cheesie and crude but colorful so I thought each different statue pose would work to create a set.
I was also going to try postcards too but I was not feeling well so did not get a chance to try.
I was not particularly happy with my sketching that day. I usually like to sketch people but was too tired to get off my butt and move around :lol:

I do like to experiment with new ways, things and ideas on these sketchcrawls. Maybe on the next crawl I'll try doing a comic strip :think: :problem: :shifty:

The really great thing about the " Laughing Statues" is that they don't move. But the best thing of all is watching visitors with them. I have seen some really strange things people do to them, from giving them handbags, applying wigs and even grabbing their backsides. People are not afraid to touch this $1.5. Million set of artwork.

Thanks for visiting
Dave

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Re: Vancouver, BC Canada [Results]

Post by Maki » Thu Apr 26, 2012 5:34 am

Great sketches here! It seems nice day for SketchCrawling.
And I'm interested in the Artist Trading Cards.
Anyway, thanks for sharing!

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Post by markfletcher » Mon Apr 30, 2012 1:24 am

I like the shadow in your arch, Asuka-san.
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Post by markfletcher » Fri May 04, 2012 1:24 am

Hi Cyber Dave,
Just thought you'd be chuffed; our Tally member Mary has been recirculating your sketches from previous Vancouver results; she especially liked your serruptitious sketches of your group from WWSC 35--and wants to do that here. Funny she had no idea we had been in contact!
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Re: Vancouver, BC Canada [Results]

Post by asuka » Fri May 04, 2012 7:57 am

Dave - it sounds like you had a big group there! Pity I missed you all.
The ATC sounds like a great idea!

It's really interesting - so many people come up for a chat when you sketch! I really like that part of sketching.

Thanks mark - the shadow was made up to make it look more interesting!

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Re: Vancouver, BC Canada [Results]

Post by CyberDave » Sun May 06, 2012 6:54 pm

I just wanted to thank all those visitors that left kind comments on this post...

bh yoo, gynp, Tatie, Morrys, Raudy, gaelwriter, Maki, markfletcher, ramisama and asuka.

All your comments and encouragement are much welcomed.

Cheers
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Re: Vancouver, BC Canada [Results]

Post by asuka » Thu Jun 14, 2012 3:38 am

Hi everyone

these were done after the sketchcrawl date but i just wanted to share the sketches as Vancouver is such a gorgeous city to sketch!

Asuka

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View from granville island by Asuka *, on Flickr

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View from Granville island 2 by Asuka *, on Flickr

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View from Stanley Park by Asuka *, on Flickr

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Caffe artigiano on Hastings by Asuka *, on Flickr

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