‘Busker’ A5 sketchbook graphite ©adam cope ‘Have a Nice Day’ This fellow and his dog in the market place, playing the accordian. The sign said “Bonne Journée Avec le Sourire” ( ‘have a nice day – with a smile’). He looked worried. I think the dog was used to his music. ‘Life Insurance’ [button color=”green”…
Artists sketchbooks, notebooks & travelogues, carnet de voyage, loose sketching, gesture drawing, doodles & creative journaling.
Forever Smiling Buddha
‘Buddha Statue at Plum Village, Upper Hamlet.’ graphite & ink A5 sketchbook (…) dharma art refers to art that springs from a certain state of mind on the part of the artist that could be called the meditative state. It is an attitude of directness and unselfconsciousness in one’s creative work. -Tibetan meditation master, the…
3 Birthday – Domine Quo Vadis?
Today is the third birthday of this blog.Thank you everybody for commenting & the in-depth feedback. I note that 25th January is the festival day of the conversion of Paul. To celebrate, here’s a page from my ‘Carnet de Voyage en Rome’ 2002. ‘Domino Quo Vadis’ where are you going.. me at the church in…
travels – carnet de voyage en Egypte
Off to England. Back soon, within the week. Here’s some images from another walk-about. Guess where? ‘Carnet de Voyage en Egypte’ Some pages from the travel sketch book of Adam Cope in Egypt in pencil & watercolour, Akenaton & Sekhmet & Komombos © adam cope I want to finish my ‘Carnet de Voyage…
sketch book : drawing of a town road
‘Bergerac’ graphite A5 sketchbook © The Artist. Detail drawing of a town road in Bergerac Winter sun. I sat on the terrace of a bar & did this drawing. More of a doodle really. Enjoyed the urban setting for a change from the countryside. Quite like the arrangement of shapes in the detail. Learning…
Sketches of a Wedding
A5 sketchbook pencil’Sur la Vif’ or ‘On the Hoof’ Sketches of a Wedding Sketches A5 ink brush pen A lovely wedding in the vines. Lots of cameras, so here’s one of yours truly. Note the champagne. [button color=”green” size=”medium” align=”center” link=”https://www.artists-atelier.com//piantings/music”]more gesture drawings of musicians[/button]
Paris – La Folie! Travel Sketchbook
Paris – La Folie Adam Cope Double spread A5 Sketchbook 2008 mixed media © “We should talk less and draw more. I personally should like to renounce speech altogether and, like organic Nature, communicate everything I have to say in sketches.” Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Drawings of a Guitar Player – Living a Creative Life – Inigo ROSE, fresco artist
Drawings of a Guitar Player Inigo 1 sanguine A5 sketchbook © The Artist. Inigo 2 sanguine A5 sketchbook © The Artist. Inigo 3 graphite A5 sketchbook © The Artist. Living a Creative Life – The Importance of Significant Others Yesterday I spent the day with my old friend Inigo ROSE. One of the things I…
A5 sketchbook A5 sketchbook these may (or may not) amuse any local readers out there… recognise before & after the local elections? A5 sketchbook
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elly 14 – 5 – 08 a A5 sketchbook – graphite pencil © The Artist. elly 14 – 5 – 08 b A5 sketchbook – graphite pencil © The Artist.