Author Archives: melepling

A Lovely Morning at Far Reaches

Seven sketchers wandered Far Reaches Farm on Wednesday morning, in what was a lovely and relaxed outing.  Having the place to ourselves on a day they were “closed” made it all the more pleasant (Thanks to Barb Kurland for making … Continue reading

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Reminder! Outing this Wednesday!

FAR REACHES FARM: Wednesday, 9/13 1818 Hastings Ave. farreachesfarm.com Join us for some sketching of unusual plants, a charming gazebo and pond, and the many stunning colorful blooms at Far Reaches Farm.  We are welcomed there on a day they … Continue reading

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Cool & Sunny Day at Burner Point

Eight sketchers enjoyed a sunny, breezy day in Port Ludlow for our monthly Saturday outing.  The waterfront, marina, totem pole, as well as the surprise presence of a tall ship provided a wide range of subjects for our sketchbooks.  Fall … Continue reading

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Reminder! Saturday at Burner Point!

BURNER POINT TOTEM POLE: Saturday 8/26; Port Ludlow http://portludlowresort.com/2015/06/05/the-totem-pole-restoration-is-complete/ Burner Point, near the Inn at Port Ludlow, and the Marina.  This was where the burner for waste wood was located during the years Port Ludlow had a sawmill.  Now there stands … Continue reading

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Another Fine Day Downtown…

A fine time was had by all, despite a bit too much smoky haze in the air.  Several of our intrepid crew missed out on the final photos.  Look to our Facebook and Flicker groups for individual images—and post your … Continue reading

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Reminder! Wednesday outing in PT!

DOWNTOWN PORT TOWNSEND AND BETTER LIVING THROUGH COFFEE (BLTC): Wednesday 8/9; Port Townsend https://www.bltcoffee.com Taking advantage of these Summer days, we will be in the Port Townsend downtown Historic District for a second round of sketching on our monthly Wednesday outing. … Continue reading

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Dancing Lines in Seattle!

(L to R: The Workshop announcement, KK & Melanie’s simultaneous dual sketch at Seattle Center.) In mid July, I had the good fortune to be one of 30 sketchers enrolled in the Dancing Lines workshop in Seattle.  It was an … Continue reading

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