• T&T Thursday!

    8 days ago - By Urban Sketchers Chicago

    Off the Grid By Barbara Weeks
    As Urban Sketchers we often get together to sketch for an hour or two or more. There are also those times we use our sketchbooks as a journal of our everyday lives and travels. We add titles, text, and occasionally ephemera to some of our pages. It's a natural to want the composition of those pages to enhance our sketches rather than distract from them. One way I design a page is by using the grid method.
    A grid is a plan made up of a series of intersecting straight lines, similar to graph paper. It provides the skeleton of a page. it supports the elements on...
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