Random notes and commentary on illustration, urban sketching, art and visual communication by newspaper artist and Urban Sketchers founder Gabriel Campanario.

Friday, October 26, 2012

Urban sketching on the go

I'm really enjoying these Pilot G-Tec pens for fast sketching on the go. They are not waterproof, like the Uni-Ball Vision, so adding watercolor is not a option. But why even add color? "There's a lot of color in black and white," I heard fellow sketcher Melanie Reim say once.

I did the 20-minute sketch on my mini pocket Moleskine notebook while waiting for my kids to get off school, looking out the side window from my little Chevy Prizm.

1 comment:

  1. Cool stuff. Haven't tried the Pilot G-tec, got me interested. Thanks for sharing, love the sketch.