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.

Members: 255
Latest Activity: Aug 28, 2019


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

Pole Planter/Tree in the Midst

Started by Richard Giordano Aug 28, 2019. 0 Replies

This was done, while I was waiting for an appointment at a near by location and was looking out the window in the public library. I used marker and pencil on bond paper. I came it different and tried not to become obsessed with any of the foliage. I…READ MORE


Started by Pauline Donohoe. Last reply by Linda Aug 2, 2019. 1 Reply


Broken Hill Post office, nsw

Started by Pauline Donohoe. Last reply by Pauline Donohoe Aug 2, 2019. 1 Reply

This watercolour was done at least a year ago when living in Broken Hill, NSW READ MORE

Sketching buildings

Started by Angela Harrison. Last reply by Angela Harrison Jan 28, 2019. 1 Reply


Tags: photograph, from, Sketch, Pencil

First posting

Started by Ian Sharpe. Last reply by Angela Harrison Jan 28, 2019. 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


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