Urban Sketching in Oxford

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Earlier this week I spent the afternoon in Oxford with a small group of local Urban Sketchers. I’d been invited to a few sketching afternoons in Oxford but this was the first one that I was able to get to. We spent 2 hours sketching in the Museum of Natural History, which is a very nice building with lots of interesting things to look at and draw. Although it wasn’t a particularly cold day it was nice to be indoors with a comfortable chair to sit on.

At the end of the 2 hours we all got together in the cafe for a cup of tea and to have a look at each other’s work. It was a fun afternoon and something that I’ll hopefully repeat at some point in the new year. Many thanks to Dougie for organising this event and for inviting me to join in!

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4 thoughts on “Urban Sketching in Oxford

  1. Joy Sussman Reply

    “Urban Sketchers”– I love that term! Interesting as always to have a peek into your creative day. xox

    1. Cathryn Worrell Reply

      Thanks Joy! Not really a typical day for me but it was really nice to get out of London and be in different surroundings for a few hours. xx

  2. Debora Missoorten Reply

    I think this is indeed a very good place to sketch I will keep that in mind as we have here in Belgium such a Museum too and I haven’t been there since my childhood . You made a very beautiful sketch !

    1. Cathryn Worrell Reply

      Thanks Debora. It was certainly nice to be sketching indoors for a change.

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