Thursday, November 22, 2012

St Augustine Church

St Augustine Church by James Anzalone
St Augustine Church, a photo by James Anzalone on Flickr.

The tower rises among late fall trees clinging to the last of their leaves. The door is open for Sunday service. Ink and watercolor sketch on location, from last weekend. 6th Avenue and Sterling Place, Park Slope, Brooklyn.

Sunday, November 11, 2012

Thistle Hill Tavern

Thistle Hill Tavern by James Anzalone
Thistle Hill Tavern, a photo by James Anzalone on Flickr.

A nice pub with great food in Park Slope, Brooklyn

Saturday, November 10, 2012

6th Ave Italianate Entrance

This one got a monochrome treatment due to lack of time.

Monday, November 5, 2012

St Francis Xavier Church and Rectory

The afternoon light illuminates the western facades of the buildings. Ink and watercolor sketch on location, watercolor finished at home. Sketched from the sw corner of President Street and 6th Avenue

Sunday, November 4, 2012

5th and Garfield

5th and Garfield by James Anzalone
5th and Garfield, a photo by James Anzalone on Flickr.

A lively afternoon on 5th Avenue and Garfield Place. Ink and watercolor sketch

Saturday, November 3, 2012

Green-wood Cemetary

Green-wood Cemetary by James Anzalone
Green-wood Cemetary, a photo by James Anzalone on Flickr.

An elaborate gothic gate at the entrance to the Green-wood Cemetary in Brooklyn. Ink and watercolor on location, on a chilly November day.

Monday, October 29, 2012

Sterling and 7th

Sterling and 7th by James Anzalone
Sterling and 7th, a photo by James Anzalone on Flickr.

Everyone was preparing for hurricane Sandy yesterday, including me. I sketched this before the wind got too bad yesterday afternoon, allowing a nice indoor watercoloring session today. Meanwhile the city is at a standstill. Sterling Place and 7th Avenue, Park Slope, Brooklyn.

Monday, October 22, 2012

Surrogate Court Building

Sometimes I leave the Slope for a sketch, but not often.

Sunday, October 21, 2012

Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture

It was fun to draw the lion in the foreground and the buiding in the background, while trying to maintain some accuracy to both.

Thursday, October 18, 2012

Williamsburgh Savings Bank Tower

I participated with NYC Sketch Group in the Worldwide Sketch Crawl 37. This is a 'looking up' view of the Williamsburgh Savings Bank Tower. Ink and Watercolor sketch on location.

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Montauk Club

Montauk Club by James Anzalone
Montauk Club, a photo by James Anzalone on Flickr.

An ink and watercolor sketch of the main entry of the Montauk Club on 8th Avenue