It was my first time visiting the memorial, which was quiet, understated, and provided space to quiet the crowds of visitors from devolving into a madding circus.
When I arrived, our sketchers were already busy at work.
Some of my sketches from the morning:
Then lunch at Stage Door Pizza with the obligatory, but hurried, sketch (color added later):
Afterwards, some more sketching of St. Paul's.
|From left: Susan, Joan, and Shawne.|
A hawker (or crier) in his tiara:
And the last few small sketches of the day:
And the wrap-up and show-and-tell:
As always, thanks for a great day, and thanks to Mark again for organizing and leading the event.