• Urban sketches at Flickr By Gabi Campanario   -   Mar 18, 2018

    URBAN SKETCHES AT FLICKR

    I enjoy drawing the streets and the people of Seattle. And I enjoy seeing other artists' sketches of their own cities just as much....

    Sketch, Art, Street, Artist, Drawing
  • One hour sk By Gabi Campanario   -   Mar 18, 2018

    ONE HOUR SK

    The bigger the format, the longer it usually takes me to do a sketch. This one on my bigger Moleskine took me about an hour -coloring...

    Web, Sketch, Blog
  • No more smoke breaks for me By Gabi Campanario   -   Mar 18, 2018

    NO MORE SMOKE BREAKS FOR ME

    I quit smoking in November of 2002, about thirteen years after buying my first pack when I was in college. When I see people leaving...

  • Sketchcrawling in Seattle By Gabi Campanario   -   Mar 18, 2018

    SKETCHCRAWLING IN SEATTLE

    My wishes came true and the rain went away for most of the day. We even had some nice sun breaks that made sketching at the Olympic...

    Sketch, Sculpture, Drawing
  • Sketchcrawling in Seattle By Gabi Campanario   -   Mar 18, 2018

    SKETCHCRAWLING IN SEATTLE

    Here are the rest of sketches I did during Saturday's sketchcrawl. It was a blast to meet other Seattle sketchers. I can't wait for...

    Sketch
  • Ghost cars By Gabi Campanario   -   Mar 18, 2018

    GHOST CARS

    One of the many gratifying things for me about having a blog, besides getting to redesign it every now and then as I did last night,...

    Drawing, Blog
  • Mini sketchcrawl at the Ballard locks By Gabi Campanario   -   Mar 18, 2018

    MINI SKETCHCRAWL AT THE BALLARD LOCKS

    I met my sketching pals Tim and Tony from last Sunday's sketchcrawl again yesterday. Instead of waiting for the next global sketchcrawl...

    Sketch, Drawing
  • More 'waiting-at-the-red-light' sk By Gabi Campanario   -   Mar 18, 2018

    MORE 'WAITING-AT-THE-RED-LIGHT' SK

    I found a couple of pages from a year old sketchbook with more notes taken in the car while waiting for the traffic light to turn green....

  • The man behind el blog By Gabi Campanario   -   Mar 18, 2018

    THE MAN BEHIND EL BLOG

    The nice people at 'skine.art , a website for art in Moleskine sketchbooks, just did a spotlight about yours truly. Give it a good...

    Art, Blog, Web
  • Solstice sketchcrawl By Gabi Campanario   -   Mar 18, 2018

    SOLSTICE SKETCHCRAWL

    These are some of the sketches I did Saturday during the 19th World Wide Sketchcrawl , Seattle edition. We are not a very organized...

    Sketch, Drawing
  • Solstice sketchcrawl By Gabi Campanario   -   Mar 18, 2018

    SOLSTICE SKETCHCRAWL

    After the Solstice Parade finished I wandered around and did a few more sketches before calling it a day. Fremont has a lot of great...

    Sketch
  • Bye bye el blog, hello Seattle Sk By Gabi Campanario   -   Mar 18, 2018

    BYE BYE EL BLOG, HELLO SEATTLE SK

    When I started blogging in October of 2006 I wasn't really sure what I was trying to do. My blog didn't even have a title at the beginning....

    Sketch, Drawing, Illustration, Blog
  • Two Union Square By Gabi Campanario   -   Mar 18, 2018

    TWO UNION SQUARE

    I always have a hard time remembering the name of this skyscraper. I actually wrote Two One Plaza on my sketchbook instead of Two Union...

  • Downtown skyline from West Seattle By Gabi Campanario   -   Mar 18, 2018

    DOWNTOWN SKYLINE FROM WEST SEATTLE

    Getting back to the regular blog fare after yesterday's video , here are the drawings I did in West Seattle last Friday. We parked...

    Sketch, Video, Drawing, Blog
  • Keeping things in order By Gabi Campanario   -   Mar 18, 2018

    KEEPING THINGS IN ORDER

    I've been trying to keep the blog as chronological as possible. It's a graphic journal after all. But that presents some problems....

    Sketch, Graphic, Blog
  • The Deadliest Catch By Gabi Campanario   -   Mar 18, 2018

    THE DEADLIEST CATCH

    So, have you watched Discovery's The Deadliest Catch ? It's a terrific show that documents crab fishing in Alaska's Bering Sea with...

    Works, Sketch
  • About me By Gabi Campanario   -   Mar 18, 2018

    ABOUT ME

    I am a Spaniard living and drawing in the U.S. since 1998. After bouncing from coast to coast following opportunities in the newspaper...

    Works, Street, Ink, Artist, Sketch, Blog, Pen, Drawing, Gouache
  • Lake Union Park By Gabi Campanario   -   Mar 17, 2018

    LAKE UNION PARK

    08.22.08 - 7:51 p.m. The sun is starting to set over Lake Union Park. Details from the spread above. Despite the beautiful geographic...

    Sketch, Drawing
  • Caught in the act By Gabi Campanario   -   Mar 17, 2018

    CAUGHT IN THE ACT

    Interstate 5 from Eastlake Ave. E and Aloha St. Drawn on location with Pigma Micron 08 on pocket moleskine sketchbook. Gouache colors...

    Sketch, Gouache, Ad
  • Do you know who lives at the top of the Smith Tower? By Gabi Campanario   -   Mar 17, 2018

    DO YOU KNOW WHO LIVES AT THE TOP OF THE SMITH TOWER?

    Drawn right outside Union Station with Pigma Micron 08 pen on big moleskine sketchbook. When it opened in 1914, the 42-story Smith...

    Sketch, Pen, Blog