• It Wasn't Easy Being Green

    5 monthes ago - By Urban Sketchers

    By Fred Lynch from Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    "There is hope in honest error. None in the icy perfections of the mere stylist."
    The quote above is from the great Scottish architect, Charles Rennie Mackintosh and I was happy to find it in The Lighthouse, in Glasgow, on a recent trip. It was in that city that I thankfully also found some black drawing ink. The day prior, I had created two yucky drawings using green ink - the only ink I had brought on my trip. It was an ill-conceived idea to create every sketch in that color for a week in Scotland, and it was a big mistake.
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