Monday, October 9, 2017

Vertical Challenge

Bellas Artes, San Miguel de Allende
This week I have been seeking out vertical compositions here in San Miguel. Once you start looking for them it seems they are everywhere.

Sunday, April 2, 2017

Sketches from Barra de Potosi

A week at a tropical beach can seem like paradise- but can turn your brain to mush. I was thankful to have my sketchbook with me at Barra de Potosi- a tiny town south of Zihuatanejo on the coast of Guerrero, Mexico.
Hammock time

Early morning walks on the beach

Bird List in English and Spanish
Learning how coconuts grow
Enramada Condesa Restaurant

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

San Miguel's Tuesday Urban Sketchers group

Last Tuesday our sketch group met at Cafe Zenteno in San Miguel to celebrate their new location. Lately we have been getting 20-30 people a week- it was a cozy fit in this lovely courtyard- so we sketched each other sketching.

Monday, February 20, 2017

The 2017 San Miguel Writer's Conference

This year's San Miguel Writer's conference included several top keynote speakers including Naomi Klein, Judy Collins, Mary Karr and Billy Collins. Over 900 people attended the 4 day word fest that included open mike readings, fiestas, round table discussions and more.

Sunday, January 22, 2017

Women's Solidarity March San Miguel

At least a thousand people gathered at Juarez Park in San Miguel de Allende to participate in the global Women's solidarity March. Pink and red pussy hats and balloons bobbed their way through the park. Although it was not officially an anti Trump rally there were plenty of signs and badges to that effect.