uskporto2018: Part 5 - "It's all in the details" workshop (with downloadable handout)

August 14, 2018 | 16 Comments
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My Porto workshop was called “it’s all in the details”and the idea suggested by this is that the character of the building is in all the details. The details are what we are initially drawn to. However it was also an intentionally provocative title as it seemed to go against everything I have taught for...


USKPorto2018: Part 3 - Livraria Lello

August 10, 2018 | 7 Comments
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One of the highlights of my time in Porto was the 9.30-11.30pm sketching session which we had inside Livraria Lello – a beautiful bookstore which is famous for inspiring JK Rowling. Since 2015 the bookstore has charged for admission and normally there are 200-300 people inside at the one time. Whoa! way too crowded. We...