Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Drawing Class

Blind contour, no looking at the paper  while you draw. I did not!

Drawing Class

Drawing class with my daughter.

Drawing class

Blind contour, not supposed to look at the paper as you draw. Did I peek?

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Sunset Marina

Sunset Marina in West Vancouver on Howe Sound. Haven't drawn in pencil for awhile.

Monday, May 28, 2012

Thomas, 1 day old


Vancouver West End at sunset

A view from the Maritime Museum at Kitsilano.

Sunday, May 27, 2012

The Delta Bike Shop

Sat in Petras Coffee and drew the bike shop across the street. Tsawwassen, BC. Tsawwassen is a North Straits Salish first nation (Native Indian) word for "facing the sea".

Saturday, May 26, 2012


Petras Coffee shopin Tsawassen.
Also I am trying to fix the look of this blog, but not being a techie type it ain't easy!

Friday, May 25, 2012


Patio scene, Tsawwassen, Delta BC

Thursday, May 24, 2012

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Shadbolt Centre life drawing

Life drawing at Shadbolt Centre, Burnaby BC

Monday, May 21, 2012

Thrifty Foods, Coquitlam BC

A few Coquitlam drawings left.

Friday, May 11, 2012

Sketching with Asnee Tasna

 Asnee & Don

I had the great pleasure of a day of sketching with Asnee Tasna an UrbanSketchers correspondent who is visiting Vancouver from Bangkok. These are my efforts. You can see his wonderful drawings at or his flickr page

Vancouver Harbour
Sun Yat Sen Park

The old Vancouver Sun tower