What is Plein-air? Here is what Google says; plein-airadjectiveadjective: plein-airdenoting or in the manner of a 19th-century style of painting outdoors, or with a strong sense of the open air, … Continue reading The Power of Plein-Air Drawing
St Luke Sketch Walk: Bruce Outridge In this video I sketch St. Luke a church located in Burlington Ontario. I enjoy sketching on location and churches have so much character. … Continue reading Artist Bruce Outridge Draws St. Luke Church
With so many projects on the go on a regular basis I often don’t have the time to get back to some of the art elements that I enjoyed in … Continue reading Getting Back to Roots in Your Art
When the pandemic started it threw a lot of people into turmoil. Finances, health, employment, and more all became unknown situations causing stress in households across the country. Once the … Continue reading Is It Time to Start a New Hobby?
Weather is changing fast but there is still time to get out into the great outdoors. I managed to get out the other day and since I have begun teaching … Continue reading Hidden Valley Sketch Walk
I did another sketch walk last week this time to Burlington Junction and Freeman Train Station. This is a new location for the station that will be soon open to … Continue reading Sketching the Burlington Train Station
I have to be creative to keep positive so creative improvement while social distancing is the goal. They way things are going I don’t see being able to go into … Continue reading Improve Your Mind and Art While Social Distancing
In these sketch walks I toured around Bridgetown Barbados sketching the markets in the area. One thing I love about Barbados is the people and I find great energy where … Continue reading Bridgetown Sketch Walk with Bruce Outridge
I recently returned to Hashtags bar in Barbados with a new group and drawing new caricatures on the wall. I feel like a kid drawing on the walls. Too much … Continue reading Artist Bruce Outridge Draws on the Walls in a Bar
Here is the third part of the Garrison Sketch Walk. This is the clock tower which you can see from all over the Garrison Historic District. It always draws my … Continue reading Garrison Clock Tower Sketch Walk
The Garrison Historic District of Barbados is filled with history of the island and was the area that was protected by the military of the time. I have always found … Continue reading Bruce Outridge Draws Garrison Cannons in Barbados W.I.
Bruce draws the George Washington House in the Garrison Historic District in Barbados West Indies. George Washington was instrumental in designing the shipping industry on the island before he became … Continue reading George Washington House Sketch Walk