Tuesday, December 21, 2010

New job

I have just started a new full time job out in Santry so I will be moving to Drumcondra.

Unfortunately I will not be able to continue running this group. Anybody who would like to take over the organising let me know.

Take care, Sarah

Sunday, December 5, 2010

Suggestions for themes for next week?

thanks ! ill use the themes from last week if know one comments, thanks!


Thursday, December 2, 2010

tonight *december 2nd

is anyone's interested in sketching tonight let me know asap.

the themes are trees and snow.

if the weather gets really bad we might have to postpone it but it doesn't look too bad this morning!

anyhow let me know..my numbers 087 9955972 if you want to send me a text.

weather seems to be getting worse again..so please text me if you want to go as ill head down if others are going , thanks

Monday, November 22, 2010

next sketching session December 2nd

i've a college assignment due in this weekend and i've had my hours at work doubled so unfortunately i won't be there next thursday.

If people would like a session to go ahead this thursday let me know and ill send out an email.


Friday, November 19, 2010

Cafe Moda, 18th Nov. 2010.

Sketch by Anne D.   

                                                                      Sketches by Sarah.

Tuesday, November 16, 2010

Theme for this Thursday (18th):winter

Hi everyone, hope your keeping well!

theme for this week is


2) the past

the theme is very broad so you should have not trouble thinking up ideas :)


Thursday, November 11, 2010

Thurs.11th Nov. Cafe Moda. Christmas card making and more.

2 pen & ink winter scenes  by Mary  


Birds in Water Colour by Sarah OR.


Three sketches by Francoise.

Tuesday, November 9, 2010

Theme for this Thursday (11th): Christmas card marking

meeting at cafe moda at 7pm (at the back).

Feel free to draw whatever you like if Christmas cards aren't your thing!


Sunday, November 7, 2010

Thursday, November 4, 2010

Sketches from Cafe Moda. 4th Nov.

3 Sketches by Balazs, of the company tonight!

More sketches from Cafe Moda. Nov.4th.

                                                                  Sketches by Francoise.

Cafe Moda, Nov.4th.

Sketch by Amy.                                                     Dancers by Anne D. .

Sketch from Degas, by Mary.

Monday, November 1, 2010

themes for next week: Thursday 2nd November

themes for this week

1) dancing
2) black and white postcards
3)textures ..see you on Thursday !

ps..we will also we will have a Christmas card making session soon so bring along some ideas for that too :)


Friday, October 29, 2010

Thursday, October 28, 2010

Oct.28th. Two farm sketches by Sarah.

Oct 28th. Horse jumping, sketch by Jui.

This was a lovely pencil sketch, but the photo was ruined by the flash.
 I will take another photo of it next week.

28th Oct Sketch by Francoise.

Oct.28th. Mary's version of a Paul Henry Oil

 Newspaper photo of Paul Henry's  "Bog Road"


My W.I.P.(work in progress) done in Guache water paint, from a photo of Paul Henry's recently discovered oil painting. " Bog Road".
I hope to complete it. Guache is very different from working in water colour, it is not unlike the oil technique.

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Next meeting this Thursday the 28th October

themes this week are:

1) The West of Ireland

2) Pigs


meeting at the back of Cafe moda at 7pm

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

meeting this Thursday at 7pm

at cafe moda.

Themes this week are 1) angels

2) fruit

see you there! Sarah

Friday, October 15, 2010

Thursday 14th. Oct. , Nature Sketches in Cafe Moda.

(Note: Click on pics, to enlarge)               
                                       Sketch by Grainne.

Sketch of Marley Park, by Calley 

       Pen sketch of Herbert Park, by Mary,
                                     (from I.Times Photo, by Matt Kavanagh).

Sketch by Anne.   

Monday, October 11, 2010

sketching at cafe moda this thursday

meeting at 7pm at the back of the cafe,

Themes for this week are;

1) nature
2) ghosts

regards, Sarah

Thursday, October 7, 2010

Some sketches from tonight's themes.


          Two sketches by Anne.D   Light and Food)

Sketch by Grainne                                         Sketch by Mary

Sketch by Sarah.                                                    Water colour  by Catherine S,

Tuesday, October 5, 2010

new looks to the website

felt it needed some jazzing up and it's great the way the header says where we meet etc!

Thursday Meeting 7 October

Dear All,

The next meeting for Rathmines Sketchers is at 7pm on Thursday 7 October in Cafe Moda, Rathmines.

Themes for the evening:-
  • Food/Drink
  • Light/Energy

Looking forward to seeing you there.



Thursday, September 30, 2010

Fashion sketches at Cafe Moda.

Sketches by Mary
Materials Used:
Top left:     Faber Castell, Pitt Artist pen, fine, in brown.
Top right:   Water Sol. pen and water brush
Lower sketch:    Pilot,"Hi Tech C", very fine and water Sol.(From 'A 4 Art')

Right hand sketch.:  Pencil, watercolour, then finished with the Pilot, fine pen.

 Water colour sketch by Deirdre M.  

Monday, September 27, 2010

Next meeting this Thursday at 7pm@cafe moda

The themes for this week (based on the list you gave me)

are 1) men

2) fashion

See you soon! Sarah

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Next meeting this Thursday @ 7pm @ Cafe Moda

Meeting at the back of cafe moda.

We hope to have a brainstorming session re-the running of the group so if you have ideas be sure to bring them along!

We'll also do some sketching for an hour or so. The theme is open (eg you can draw anything).

Regards, Sarah

ps if you want your blog listed send me the link! thanks!