There’s something about this sketch that really says winter in Northern California to me: bundled up, boots on, bare trees out the window, and a sense of quiet.
Now that I only work in the office two days a week I have fewer opportunities for sketching on my 13 minute subway ride but always enjoy the adventure of trying to sketch someone, not knowing if they’ll get off in a minute at the next stop.
5 replies on “Wintery Rider on Way to Work”
You are amazing! Happy New Year to you, Jana
Thanks Jana! Happy and creative New Year to you too! Jana
Great work, Jana! Has anyone ever noticed you sketching them?
Thanks Rita, Yes, it does happen occasionally. Usually they don’t mind and want to take a peek but one time in an outdoor cafe two ladies at another table didn’t know I was sketching and couldn’t figure out why I kept looking at them and taking notes. Finally one said, “Do we know you?” and I apologized and told them I was sketching their hats (which I was, trying to practice drawing hats). They were relieved I wasn’t spying on them! Jana