• Pink disc, yellow sky over Seattle

    9 days ago - By Urban Sketchers

    Although we have our own deadly fires here in Washington State, the Seattle area has been covered by a blanket of smoke since Wednesday that originated with Oregon's equally devastating wildfires. The smoke here is not nearly as thick as it has been in Oregon and California; photos and sketches of those areas show the sky as dark orangey-brown. Here in the Puget Sound area, the sky is more yellow than orange.
    On Friday when I tried to look at the sun, it was still too bright to see with bare eyes, so I knew the smoke wasn't too bad yet. I recalled the thick smoke we had two years ago from...
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