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The blog serves as a collection space for a variety of musings and observations of the world around us...through the use of sketches, drawings, photos, images and videos...intended to be shared and to stimulate thoughts, ideas and inspirations...douglas wittnebel

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Mendocino Memorial weekend times...

A visit back to the town of Mendocino, with views from an upper deck out beyond the edge of the town and to the blue grey ocean beyond...

Friday, May 25, 2012

IIDA Pioneers of Design Event with Yabu Pushelberg...

IIDA event with the Kimball sponsor group, front row seat and a wonderful op to see and listen to the fun  and enlightening dialogue between Yabu Pushelberg and Cheryl Durst, held at the Herbst Theatre in the city of cool grey love...painted with adobe ideas app ipad version...

Monday, May 21, 2012

OAK OAHU view

A simple color sketch created during the waiting time at the Oakland airport, looking from the Southwest gates, and viewing the planes preparing to fly to the islands of Hawaii...

Friday, May 18, 2012

Sonoma vines greening

some time back on a weekend with clear skies and warm temperatures, greening vines were viewed and painted in the Sonoma area...

Sunday, May 13, 2012

Meeting with client from India...

A first day meeting with the client from India, a review of the presentation materials on the screen and layers of drawings pinned to the fabric panel walls...drawn with adobe ideas on ipad...

Thursday, May 10, 2012

Digital and Analog drawing modes


Here I am giving it a go in the analog and digital drawing modes...the ipad tablet device with stylus, and the inkbrush pen and marker on tracing paper...

Sunday, May 6, 2012

Golden Gate Bridge 75th anniversary, FRISCO magazine

The anniversary of the Golden Gate bridge is coming up in May of this year, and a celebration issue of FRISCO magazine has full coverage of the event.   FRISCO magazine has been publishing since November 2011, and each issue is composed and drawn/painted in adobe ideas on the iPad...

Saturday, May 5, 2012

Chicago Midway South West

Final painted view of the Southwest planes lined up and ready for passengers at the Midway airport terminal, Chicago...adobe ideas ipad app...

Tuesday, May 1, 2012

GREEN ENVY


In some of the urban locales where you may live and work, there are signs of a new phenomenom called GREEN ENVY,  where it has been noted that building makeovers with upgrades for systems for energy use, water use, glazing, efficiency, healthiness, etc., have started to cause other buildings to look over with an envy akin to green jealousy...

Grand Canyon Sketches 2009

Grand Canyon Sketches 2009
a selection of sketches from the Grand Canyon