Special Collections

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From an intoxicating afternoon wallowing in facsimiles of artists sketchbooks in the RISD Library’s Special Collections department. I had to work to pull myself together in order to move the pencil around on the page. These after Whayne Thiebaud‘s thumbnails.

Museum sketch

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After Mary Cassatt and Angela O’Leary

Yesterday’s watercolor class met at the RISD Museums Minskoff Center for Prints, Drawings and Photos.  We were absolutely dazzled by works on paper by Mary Cassatt, Angela O’Leary (new to me), John Singer Sargent and others.  managed to make some sketches

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After Sargent