Utrecht Residency

Some sample pieces from my residency at Utrecht near the corner of 13th and Eye Streets North West Washington DC on Franklin Square Park.

Residency at Utrecht.

Mid September 2010

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A few photos in the early morning.

Day 1. I have a great time sitting on out on the sidewalk doing these charcoals, thinking about composition and speaking with the folks walking around.

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The next day it was windy so the rest of the pieces are based on sketches

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Final 5″x7″ Watercolor on watercolor paper

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An impressionistic piece looking at rush hour traffic

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Massing the large shapes in Frankin Square during the sunset

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Another view of an intersection in DC