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Monday, March 21, 2011

Calling all travel sketchers

Calling all travel sketchers
Ok... I have quite a collection of travel sketchbooks (17 to date in 4 years) as you can see above. But in talking to some sketchers on Saturday I realised that I do not have a collection of other peoples travel sketchbooks to inspire me and others.

So, please let me know if you have a flickr set - link to your own travel sketchbooks/journals ....or any other inspirational work, as I would love to have a look.

Also, I am particularly interested in sketchbooks/journals that incorporate collage (tickets, brochures, maps etc) with their sketches.

9 comments:

  1. No one is brave enough to leave their sketches for an expert to look at! Well, I am no expert, but have a few. This link is for my travel sketches and there are bits and bobs attached to pages.

    http://www.flickr.com/photos/33838399@N00/sets/72157608164941393/

    And here is a page of Misc. Sketches

    http://www.flickr.com/photos/33838399@N00/sets/72157608342459378/

    I wish I could trade my sets for yours! You are an inspiration all the time.
    Melissa

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  2. Thanks Melissa!!!! – I LOVE seeing other peoples journals – we can all learn from each other. This list is for everyone to share.

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  3. Sorry! I don't think those links are working right, so here is one to my Flickr page. From there you can see my Travel Sketch set and Misc. Sketch set.

    http://www.flickr.com/photos/33838399@N00/

    Melissa
    http://redtape.typepad.com

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  4. These are absolutely gorgeous

    my sketchbooks are here
    http://sitekreator.com/viviensketches/main_page.html

    - scruffy and mixed media, all sorts of stuff in them.

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  5. H Liz, [quite scary to bring this to your attention] but have posted a few of my travel sketches up on my Show Met The Treaure Blog - for my trip to Japan last year - where I only post things that I wrote poems for (not always sketches) and a trip recently to New York and New Jersey - still sorting out things I've written to transcribe & edit from this last trip. The are indexed, so they can be sorted to these Topic headings.
    cheers
    carol

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  6. Liz, I have been a follower of your blog and art for some time now and gain much inspiration from it. I also am subbed to your flickr photostream. Here is mine: http://www.flickr.com/photos/95307908@N00/
    My travel/location sketches are intermingled with in my art journals.
    And fyi for those who may not know...flickr has a way to see who lists you as a contact there and to reciprocate. When you click on CONTACTS and it opens there is the option to see "Who Lists You As A Contact?" Makes is super easy to click on folks who are following you.

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  7. Here´s mines
    http://www.flickr.com/photos/4ojos/sets/891985/
    http://www.4ojos.com/sketchbooks.html

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  8. Thanks so much for the links melissa, carole, trish , vivien and enrique(glad you included your links as I had you in mind when I did this post!) I hope my friend will get a chance to look at them and I certainly will as soon as I get a chance!!!

    Thanks again!!!

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  9. Hi Liz,
    I have quite a few travel sketches books, most of them in watercolors, but wiyh sticked tickets, flowers, butterflies, mail stamps, sand...
    You can have a look at:
    http://www.flickr.com/photos/joaquingonzalezdorao/sets/72157626050317871/
    Those of Greece, China & Australia re published in Spain.
    Joaquin

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