May 06, 2013

Memphis Monday: Dixon Gallery and Gardens

An entire month ago the Memphis Urban Sketchers went to the Dixon Gallery and Gardens to sketch. What a glorious day it was! We ran into the Colored Pencil Society there and had a rumble. We talked, we compared art supplies, we sketched.

This first one was my warm up, which I sketched while a young couple with a baby was having their family portrait made nearby. The baby wouldn't cooperate, so this is what I heard the whole time I was making this sketch: "Kenny! Kenny! Look over here! Over here! Kenny! KennyKennyKennyKenny!" So... it's not a very detailed sketch.

I had more quiet time for the other one.





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