Thursday, February 2, 2012

Roast Coffee & Tea Trading Company

My sketch group scheduled a sketching session at Roast Coffee & Tea Trading Company on Main Street in Patchogue last night. We've sketched there before. This time I did a sketch looking out the windows toward the street. This is about 4 x 7 done in my Stillman & Birn journal.
 
We had unseasonably warm temperatures yesterday so in the afternoon I headed over to the Suffolk County Farm to sketch a few of the animals en plein air. Unfortunately each time I started to sketch someone came along to move the animals somewhere else. I did get a few sketches done.
 

5 comments:

  1. Wonderful sketches, Joan! Love the colors in the first one!!

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  2. Don't ya just hate when someone moves the animals before you are done with them!

    Nice cafe sketch, and cute faces on the cow and sheep.

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  3. What a great view!!!! It's been almost HOT here, Joan with temps in the high 60s!!! I miss winter!! I know it's wonderfully pleasant -- but where's the snow!!! LOVE the animals! WELL DONE!

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  4. Wonderful sketches Joan. I really love the ink washed sheep!

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  5. Hilda - Thanks so much!

    Mickey - They have some nerve...didn't they see me there? lol lThanks.

    Lin - Thanks. I know we will feel winter yet.

    Sherry - I like ink pens that bleed. Thanks.

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