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Los Angeles [Results]

Posted: Tue Jan 07, 2014 6:58 am
by shihonakaza
Hey everyone! Where should we go for Los Angeles sketchcrawl? It looks like sunny weather will hold but January sketchcrawls are usually held indoors just in case of rain. How about California Science Center to sketch the Shuttle? Any other ideas?

Re: Los Angeles

Posted: Mon Jan 13, 2014 2:03 am
by Dthornhill4
Hi Shiho,
I am new to Sketchcrawl...the Museum of Science is a great venue! Looking forward to joining the group there or wherever-- at least for the morning! Debbie

Re: Los Angeles

Posted: Thu Jan 16, 2014 8:13 am
by shihonakaza
Hi everyone,

Let's go to LACMA (Los Angeles County Museum of Art) for Los Angeles Sketchcrawl!

This is a good place to sketch buildings and outdoor sculptures, fashionably-dressed art patrons, and see art up close in the galleries.

+optional: we can also choose to walk to either La Brea Tar Pits next door or to Farmer's Market/the Grove (about 1 mile/20 minute walk) afterwards for more sketching, and look at each others' sketches over lunch.

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Meet at:
Saturday, January 25, 2014
10:30am
(Meet at front of lamp posts facing Wilshire Blvd.)

LACMA (Los Angeles County Museum of Art)
5905 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036
http://lacma.org/

Free admission for the day (thanks to Museums Free-for-All-Day organized by SoCal Museums http://touch.latimes.com/#section/-1/ar ... -78821455/)

Bring $ for food/parking, wear comfortable shoes and dress for the weather with sunscreen/hat and/or jacket

Parking:
$10/day in the lot on Wilshire or underground parking (entrance on 6th Street), free or metered on the side streets - read the signs!

Public transportation:
Metro 20 & 720 on Wilshire and 217, 218 and 780 on Fairfax all stop within half a block of the museum. For public transportation information, call 323-GoMetro (323 466-3876) or use the Metro Trip Planner at http://www.metro.net/.

Keep on sketching!

Re: Los Angeles

Posted: Tue Jan 21, 2014 5:25 pm
by KeniArts
I'll see you at LACMA with kit in tow. Looking forward. Keni

Re: Los Angeles

Posted: Sun Jan 26, 2014 3:16 am
by KeniArts
I had a great time at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) painting with some fantastic artists. I began painting at approximately 11:00 am. I did these two paintings

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then walked with my wife to Farmer's Market for lunch at 12:30 pm.

After lunch, I returned to do this painting of the site where we originally met under the lamps.

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I look forward to painting with these artists again.

Keni

Re: Los Angeles

Posted: Sun Jan 26, 2014 3:48 am
by iandale
Amazing work Keni!

Here are a few of my ink sketches from today.

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You can see a few more at http://iandaleart.tumblr.com/post/74563 ... t-the-42nd

Nice to meet a lot of new folks today!

Re: Los Angeles

Posted: Sun Jan 26, 2014 6:32 am
by KeniArts
[quote="iandale"]Amazing work Keni!

Thanks Ian. I really like the way you handle a line.

Keni

Re: Los Angeles [Results]

Posted: Tue Jan 28, 2014 6:55 am
by shihonakaza
Thank you for coming out to sketch! Will post sketches and photos soon....

Re: Los Angeles [Results]

Posted: Thu Jan 30, 2014 8:33 am
by shihonakaza
I sketched the two massive and iconic outdoor sculptures: "The Rock" (Levitated Mass by Michael Heizer) and "The Lamps" (Urban Lights by Chris Burden).

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Thanks for coming out to sketchcrawl, everybody!

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Check out the posts with "results" in the title to see what people sketched around the world on sketch crawl day here:
viewforum.php?f=68

Re: Los Angeles [Results]

Posted: Tue Feb 04, 2014 7:44 am
by sketchyMetrics
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