Tag Archives: Washington State Capitol

My “Business” Sketchbook: Washington State Justice Building

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Originally posted on D.Katie Powell Art:
My last sketch onsite from earlier in the year, with watercolors added Sunday. It was pouring, our work at the Capitol completed, and we were on our way home. Mitchell wanted to explore…

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My “Business” Sketchbook: The Lion Torchéres

This gallery contains 16 photos.

Originally posted on D.Katie Powell Art:
At the end of our last day working in the Senate Offices of the Legislative Building on the Washington State Capitol Campus, we crossed the grass in the pouring rain  to the Justice…

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My “Business” Sketchbook: Symmetry + South Entrance

This gallery contains 16 photos.

Originally posted on D.Katie Powell Art:
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

This gallery contains 16 photos.

Originally posted on D.Katie Powell Art:
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

This gallery contains 16 photos.

Originally posted on D.Katie Powell Art:
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

This gallery contains 16 photos.

Originally posted on D.Katie Powell Art:
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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Originally posted on D.Katie Powell Art:
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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