Urban Sketchers Montreal in La Presse

Well this is pretty exciting. There’s a big feature article about Urban Sketchers Montreal in the travel section of La Presse this weekend. The print edition has a double-page spread with lots of great sketches and a terrific article about our group with great tips for sketching around Montreal.

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The La Presse+ app has lots more features, but of course you’ll need to download the app to see them. You’ll see Marc Holmes’s great sketch of some typical Montreal buildings.

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As well, there’s a section that features our favourite sketching spots in Montreal.

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There’s also a section with profiles of different cities where there are big chapters of Urban Sketchers.

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And then there’s a really cool interactive page with all our materials. When you click on the buttons, you’ll find tips about sketching using pen, pencil, ink and watercolour.

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30 Comments on “Urban Sketchers Montreal in La Presse”

  1. gaelle1947 says:

    Here’s a copy of my comment on Marc’s blog:
    Que c’est beau de voir mes deux “raporters-artistes” ensemble dans cet article! So good to see my two favorite urban sketchers features together in this article!!! Kudos to you both.

  2. karim waked says:

    BravO Shari!

    ***Karimobile 514 9944433

  3. Sue says:

    What a great article! How nice to point out the simple and enjoyable things in life AND two great artists!!

  4. Carole Cacha Charbonneau says:

    Superbe Shari, la Gazette est tellement plus belle avec vos dessins. Bravo et je vous souhaite une belle continuité.

  5. Ineke van den Berg says:

    What a wonderful article about very talented artists and, as always a great sketch. Every day I look forward to your posts. Congratulations!

  6. Monique says:

    Très excitant et surtout bien mérité!

  7. Wonderful spread. Congratulations.

  8. sandidureice says:

    Congratulations. So lovely to see you both in the photo. Really nice sketches, and exciting to have the media exposure.

  9. Judy Sopher says:

    What a thrill this must be–and what a well deserved compliment. Congratulations. And love the artwork.

  10. Jane Wright says:

    Congratulations, a fitting tribute to talented artists!

  11. Peter Warby says:

    Shari

    Congratulations on the excellent cover in La Presse. Very well presented. You must be gratified by this recognition.

    Thank you for your continuig posts; they are both enjoyable and inspiring.

    Peter Warby

  12. Magnífico artículo sobre el dibujo urbano. Pertenezco a Urban Sketchers de Barcelona -España- Felicito a los que divulgáis esta forma de dibujar los rincones de la ciudad, tan artística como culturalmente. Sois unos héroes del sketch! Bravo!

  13. Tony says:

    Congratulations. How much more famous can two urban sketchers be!


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