We ended up at the Miller Creek trailhead and spent the day with Rincon Peak and trickling water.
Check out this cool cloud over the peak.
Afternoon found us in the shade of a cottonwood.
We talked about threes: Three shapes, three values and three edge qualities: Here is a mini-chronicle of line, shape, edge and color in sketchbook. A bit of a gathering information/visual journaling approach:
Our final look-see of the afternoon’s work. We are a diverse group, using different media with different approaches. We learn a lot from each other. All-in-all, we agreed we’d solved some difficult issues in our final work of the day:
Thanks everyone for a great day! We have a little more time left this Spring to get out and plein air-don’t miss it!
This Sycamore is just about ready to leaf out. Pretty amazing. Come back next week to see the entire scene changed.