Art Supply Test – Blick Illustrator Markers

On the trip to Chicago last week to sketch with the Urban Sketchers, I made a side trip to Blick and got a great deal on a set of illustrator markers. Did a few tests in various notebooks and these babies bleed...even on 98 lb Canson mixed media paper. The do put down a satisfying [...]

Krazines Meet-Up with Chicago Urban Sketchers

The main event results. The tile work at the Chicago Cultural Center is astounding in rich detail. My sketch doesn’t capture even 20% of the detail around this window. Mmmm...yeah, so that’s a lot of detail. It is a must-see! Just across Michigan Avenue from Millennium Park at Washington. I did a little sketching on [...]