Find a building, take a seat, unroll your pencilcase and get sketching! Urban sketching is the ultimate way to take in the little flavours and nuances of a destination, the slowed-down way. Anything can be sketched; a lively town square, a towering Gothic cathedral, a landscape or rice paddies, even your own home!
Whether you prefer pencils, watercolours, paints or markers, urban sketching takes time and patience, and rewards the sketcher with a chance to study every little detail in front of you.
Let’s dive into some of my favourite urban sketching subjects!