The Guernica Pilgrimage

I recently returned from a summer trip to Europe, where I finally saw Picasso’s famous mural, Guernica, in person for the first time: hanging in its home in the Reina Sofia museum in Madrid. Friends and artists Margaret Hurst, Susan Buroker, and Julia Sverchuk were also there with me for their first viewings, we called […]

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Castlefield, Manchester

  Castlefield, Manchester, is the home of England’s first Urban Heritage Park and was the site of my Urban Sketchers Symposium workshop: Puzzling out the Picture. I can not get the enormity and immensity (is that a word?) of the place out of my mind. Along with the enjoyment of meeting sketchers from around the […]

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