A charming neighbourhood place, Grandmama's Cafe
From the crossing corner, on a busy city street.
A temple between the trees
Quick sketches first thing in the morning. Before the alarm goes...
Lazy sketching by the poolside
Another busy crossing
The ubiquitous puncture repair stop identifiable by the bright yellow hanging tire tube
On the spot sketch
Selling tea by the roadside, this guy did brisk business on a cold morning.
An ancient doorway that someone has forgotten over time ?
On Sundays part of the street is closed of to vehicular traffic and there's dance and music and games. A lovely vibe.
The Charminar was built in 1591, part of it is a mosque
Outdoor urban sketching. Sketching to the music in the open air.
A small pencil sketch at the Deccan College Pune
Pen and ink over watercolor washes
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.
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.
The sun is out on my balcony after a rainy two weeks. It was time for a splash of colour.
Just experimenting. Acrylic paint wash, pen and ink, gouache and Posca pens
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