I hit the ground running yesterday sketching wise. I seem to be working very fast and loose, but we're here such a short time that I want to just be able to record a lot of scenes and play with the possibilities.
Sketching really is the way I take in and process and sit with landscapes, old or new.
I was out walking last night and did this last sketch. These guys seem to me to be the Dutch equivalents of the hilarious, Tenniel-like knights atop the Hotel de Ville in Paris.
Martha Kelly is an artist and illustrator who lives and works in Memphis, Tennessee.
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