• Drawing Museum Island

    8 days ago - By Urban Sketchers

    Whenever I visit a new place, I'm filled with two opposing thoughts. Firstly I want to pack in as much sightseeing as possible, secondly I want to do as much sketching as possible. As sketching requires a certain amount of stillness, striking a balance can be a difficult decision. On a trip to Berlin last month, the hotel where I was staying was in the Spittelmarkt part of the city, quite close to the intriguingly titled ‘Museum Island' and I had the luxury of a whole day to explore it in my sketchbook.
    First stop was Berlin Palace, ‘Berliner Schloss'. Or rather the scaffolding and huge...
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