From the new Brookfield building

From Saturday Jan 19: I sketched the Central United Church in downtown Calgary from the second floor of the Brookfield building. Trying to get the proportions correct, I spent almost the whole time measuring with my 2H pencil and scratching in some construction lines on my sketchbook page.

I inked  the lines the next day at home, and added watercolours yesterday. I tried adding shadows by adding the complement of the sandstone yellow.

Jim

central united church 2019-01-19 cmprsd

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