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Sports field with net; Port Elgin Regional School

Loosest of pencil sketches underneath watercolour, a splash of white gouache, and the tiniest amount of Prismacolor watercolour pencils. From a photo I took in March, 2019. I still don’t understand trees; working on it. To be clear, learning is happening. This one also looks better in person than the photo suggests (no, really; the… Read more »

The Missaguash River from Fort Lawrence, Nova Scotia

Île de la Valière/Tonge’s Island, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, in the foreground; the Missaguash River separating New Brunswick from Nova Scotia and Westmorland County, NB, in the middle ground, with the Bay of Fundy, more Westmorland Co., and Albert County, NB, in the distance. See Tantramar Heritage Trust’s page on Tonge’s Island.

House in Sackville

Watercolour painting on 3 ½ × 5 ⅜″ Pentalic Aqua Journal (140 lb). Earlier pencil sketch of work in progress. Related post: House in Sackville (original sketch)

Quick sketch of the ruins of the Sunny Brae Arena

Quick & dirty watercolour sketch of the ruins of Moncton’s Sunny Brae Arena. This is on unbelievably light-weight paper in a throw-away sketchbook. From a photo I took a couple of weeks ago. John Philip Sousa played here a couple of times. Historic Places page on the history of the Sunny Brae Rink.

The Vogue Cinema, Sackville

Pen-and-ink drawing of The Vogue Cinema

Pen-&-ink sketch of Sackville’s Vogue Cinema for Sweetest Little Thing 2017. Carbon pen on 3 ½ × 5 ½″ Moleskine sketch album (120 gsm). The Vogue Cinema website Sweetest Little Thing website Dan Mangan live at The Vogue Cinema, 2011-10-24. In a private collection.

House in Sackville

House in Sackville; pencil sketch, 3 ½ × 5 ⅜″ Pentalic Aqua Journal (140 lb).