Sketch&Lunch-A Taste of India

On the last Monday of the month Erin Hill Sketching holds a Sketch&lunch day trip. June’s trip was “A taste of India”. We limit group size to 8, and that way we can access smaller out of the way and …

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International Sketchcrawl. Sat Jan 25 ’14

We are ahead of the world on the clock, so while most people are still in bed sleeping, we in Sydney are out there sketching our little hearts out. It’s International Sketchcrawl Day. We sketch wherever we are and they …

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Wendy Whiteley’s Secret Garden

THURSDAY DECEMBER 12 ’13 Hello’ it’s Christy here. Today we were off to sketch ‘Wendy Whiteley’s Garden’, also known as the ‘Secret Garden’.  And the secret is out. This garden, snugly situated in Lavender Bay is  well worth visiting and …

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Melbourne Cup Day, Hats & High Heels

It’s the day Australians dress up. I mean r-e-a-l-l-y dress up. Hats , high heels, designer frocks, Top hats and tails – and everything in between. This is Melbourne Cup. The first Tuesday in November. Big day in Oz. A …

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Purple Jacarandas and Green Trees

THURSDAY OCTOBER 31 ’13 Hello’ it’s Christy here. Erin would be joining us a little later this morning, and so to get started I met with the sketchers at the studio before heading to the first sketching point, the Jacaranda …

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Jacarandas et Quelle est ma taille?

Monday October 28 ’13 Luckily the magnificent Jacarandas stayed in bloom throughout the huge downpour this morning. I had visions of tramping through the soggy ground and picking a forlorn branch, to pop into a vase and for sketching. But …

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Bushfires and Memories

Australia is a country of contrasts. We have deserts and mountains, rivers and beaches. We also have extreme climate. Floods, fire and pestilence are part of our lives here. The Blue Mountains are on fire. Right now. This minute. They …

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Bushfires and Memories

Australia is a country of contrasts. We have deserts and mountains, rivers and beaches. We also have extreme climate. Floods, fire and pestilence are part of our lives here. The Blue Mountains are on fire. Right now. This minute. They …

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Jasmine, Bushfires, Garbage and Cake

THURSDAY OCTOBER 17 ’13 I smell bush fires. A hint of jasmine. Odd mix. The Rainbow Lorikeets squeak with joy as they hang upside down looking for sweet pollen in red bottlebrush tree outside. I open the door to see …

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The Boatshed Balmoral

I’ve seen the Boatshed morph from being – a boatshed, through several upgrades, but this one looks to be the most extensive. Now you can wander the full length of the outside walkway and find a table where they used …

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