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it was a fascinating and inspiring time in lisbon - thanks so much to all at urbansketchers and in lisbon, who made it happen!


(nearly done with scanning and blogging)



hi manuela - sorry we missed. 3 days were not enough for your wonderful city and its people_

used kuretake calligraphy paper, a very light one (from a japanese bookstore in berlin, all writing japanese-so cannot give specific info. it gives very "quick response" -every pigment is absorbed and stays, where positioned....

but above sketches are in the "handbook" provided at symposium.

Hi, Rolf!
Didn't meet you at the symposium but wanted to because I followed your posts here in the blog...Love your work and the sketches of my city, Lisboa, are so beuatiful!The colours are great! Can I ask what kind of paper do you use?Thank you!