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Some new Pen-Inks-Watercolor Sketches

Few more sketches done since last few days using pens, inks, watercolors, or simply watercolors.

A watercolor painted live with Urban Sketchers group of Pune
I saw this rusty DP box surrounded by weed on the roadside and knew then and there that I needed to draw this. Pen, inks, and watercolor over poster board paper.
A coastal village. Painted from a reference picture by a friend. Pen, inks, and watercolor on a poster board paper.

A Happening Sketch!

Today I chose a higher vantage point to do my lunchtime sketch. I was sketching these bunch of taparies (roadside tea and snack stalls) from one of the muti-level car parks. 10 mins into the sketch, and there was a sudden commotion below. Anti encroachment van of the municipal corporation had arrived to act on the illegally set up stalls!

As the vendors ran helter-skelter to salvage what they could from the hands of law, the scene quickly changed. The van stayed for almost 15 mins, confiscating some goods, and leaving ruined stalls behind.

I am sure the stalls will be back in a couple of days to serve the IT professionals too much disillusioned with their office canteens!