Catching scenes from the Durga Puja celebrations
Playing Housie is a real craze with young and old though I think it's the most boring game! Great time to catch up with sketching!
Just experimenting. Acrylic paint wash, pen and ink, gouache and Posca pens
The sun is out on my balcony after a rainy two weeks. It was time for a splash of colour.
The Charminar was built in 1591, part of it is a mosque
On the spot sketch
Quick sketches first thing in the morning. Before the alarm goes...
A temple between the trees
This is quite a ubiquitous scene, fresh garlands mainly of fragrant jasmine, marigold, rose and mango leaves, hang outside temples so the pious can buy them as offerings just as they enter.
On Sundays part of the street is closed of to vehicular traffic and there's dance and music and games. A lovely vibe.
This couple have been sitting at the same spot for over 30 years they say. Have you ever seen a female cobbler? I hadn't.
A small pencil sketch at the Deccan College Pune
A charming neighbourhood place, Grandmama's Cafe
An ancient doorway that someone has forgotten over time ?
The ubiquitous puncture repair stop identifiable by the bright yellow hanging tire tube
Selling tea by the roadside, this guy did brisk business on a cold morning.
Pen and ink over watercolor washes
Another busy crossing
From the crossing corner, on a busy city street.
Lazy sketching by the poolside
Sketchy News Drawing Challenge