Whether you are a sketching addict or just use a sketchbook  on your annual holiday, this is the group for you. Let's share our sketches, ideas for where and what to sketch etc here.

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Latest Activity: Jan 28


Hello and welcome to the sketchers group!

Just a few simple rules:

  • If you would like to share your sketches, you can post in the show & tell thread or start your own discussion.
  • Please keep all discussions relevant to sketches and sketching.
  • Be friendly and considerate in your posts.

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Discussion Forum

Sketching buildings

Started by Angela Harrison. Last reply by Angela Harrison Jan 28. 1 Reply


Tags: photograph, from, Sketch, Pencil

First posting

Started by Ian Sharpe. Last reply by Angela Harrison Jan 28. 5 Replies

This is a pencil and watercolour sketch I did in Florence, Italy in April this year 2016. It is 16.8 cm deep and 11.8cm wide. So relatively small. Florence is my favourite foreign city. I have visited many times. On this occasion I travelled alone…READ MORE

Tags: Sharpe, Rome, Venice, Florence, Italy

Some random sketches

Started by Elmarie Smit. Last reply by Cherie Ballog Jan 3, 2018. 3 Replies



Started by Ian Sharpe Dec 28, 2016. 0 Replies

Here's an example


Started by Estar. Last reply by Ian Sharpe Dec 28, 2016. 1 Reply

So I've been trying to sketch places around my life. Does anyone have any tips? I have a hard time drawing fast and always feel the need to sit down and work on a piece for a long time, which makes sketching hard...Here is one of my sketches I did…READ MORE

Show us your sketches here.

Started by Sue Pownall. Last reply by Joan Elizabeth White Jun 2, 2016. 78 Replies

Sketches show & tell!Your work can be any size, any medium, as long as it is a sketch and as long as it is finished.  As this is a sketching group there will not be a separate thread for works-in-progress.Please check out the…READ MORE

An owl sitting on a branch

Started by Ruth E. Sager. Last reply by Cherie Ballog Feb 12, 2016. 1 Reply

Getting more practice at stetching/drawing birds.READ MORE

Tags: owl, an, of, Eyes

critique sketch

Started by Cesar Bravo Jan 11, 2015. 0 Replies

I did this from my head. Random lines to shape a figure. I love sketching  freely  and it makes me feel  like  any line could  be  anyhing put emotion  to it. READ MORE

Colored Sketches?

Started by Tanna. Last reply by Sue Pownall Jan 9, 2015. 4 Replies

Does a traditional color pencil with pen lineart count as a sketch? Mine already look better this way, and I don't see myself mastering any digital art programs, (Hence which is why I joined this aswome site!)READ MORE

Polar bear

Started by Ruth E. Sager Sep 24, 2014. 0 Replies

This polar bear was one of the first animals I sketched. he his my magic polar bear as i was just learnig to draw animals. READ MORE

Tags: magic, bear, Polar


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