It does seem strange that despite being relatively fearless when it comes to sketching in very public locations when I am on holidays.... I am scared to sketch on the streets of Crows Nest where I work. I might be spotted by someone I know – a colleague, a consultant, a project manager, a client!!!!...why does this bother me so much? Some days if I am wearing a business suit it would be a little odd to be seen sitting on my sketching stool in a prominent location...surely post Lisbon there should be a change!
So...starting today I am going to overcome this fear.
Today, on way back from the supermarket, I drew from a bus stop bench... Felt very nervous and was rushing and using a different brush(larger and softer than the usual) so the result is extremely loose.
It is a start!
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