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My “Business” Sketchbook: Symmetry + South Entrance

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I love it when an architect moves you through spaces, making you experience an environment as it was meant to be seen or felt.  I also love symmetry, especially in the hands of…

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My “Business” Sketchbook: North Entrance Chandeliers

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I think these are my last lamps for a while. I’m not sure I want to become Kate-light! To draw this last Tiffany chandelier I could stand and rest my notebook on the…

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My “Business” Sketchbook: Tiffany Chandeliers Mark Pathways

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It is unusual for me to start my sketchbook posts with photographs, but this Tiffany chandelier is simply too beautiful. I did not do them justice! They line the hallways and mark entrances…

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My “Business” Sketchbook: Washington State Campus

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Stepped outside at the end of the day while waiting for Mitchell to fetch me, and decided to do a couple of quick sketches of the two main buildings on campus, the Legislative…

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My “Business” Sketchbook: Sketching the Senate from the Floor

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Like my earlier post on drawing the Senate gallery details, I came around to draw the Senate from a different angle.  I sat on the floor of the first entry arch looking up…

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My “Business” Sketchbook: Senate Gallery Details

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More drawing challenges in the Washington State Legislative Building. Before I went running around, I asked where I could go with the pass we used to get into the Senate office area.  It…

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My “Business” Sketchbook: The Rotunda

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This week at the Washington State Legislative Building I had a good deal of free time, as it was Mitchell doing the lion’s share of the work on the Senator’s offices.  In the…

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My “Business” Sketchbook: Washington Capitol Popular View

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It started with a popular view of the Washington State Capitol Legislative Building. This is a view that is on all the postcards, all seasons, which I sketched in early October while we…

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My “Business” Sketchbook: Tiffany Chandeliers South Entrance

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The chandeliers are a crowning point in the Washington State Capitol Legislative Building.  The architects felt the most important fixtures were those in the north portico, in the rotunda, and in the entry…

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