I didn't get very far down the sidewalk to the garden, since the view of the south facing wall was dappled with springtime light and shadow. It was a dramatic introduction which stopped me in my tracks.
|My friend and fellow sketcher, Kate found the perfect rock to start her first sketch.|
|"The humble gate" decorates the entrance on the sunny south wall of the garden. Sketch by M. Cooper|
|Pat, Jane and Kate find the rocks, courtyard, and sculpture completely in harmony with nature.|
|My DYI Altoids mini-palette makes it easy to sketch while standing|
I put a few finishing touches to my two sketches. To see them, please visit my Flickr Photostream.