sketchcrawl



Sketching meetup :

Date : June 20, 2015 from 10:30 am to 4:00 pm
Meeting spot : 미술관 내의 까페테리아(Cafeteria in the museum)

아름다운 계절 6월에 서울의 중심에 있는 삼청동에서 전시회도 감상하고 스케치도 하시면 좋겠습니다. 관심있는 분들의 많은 참석 바랍니다.

Seoul Urban Sketchers의 활동에 대해 알고 싶은 분은 seoulurbansketchers@gmail.com 으로 연락주시기 바랍니다.
(Please send e-mails to seoulurbansketchers@gmail.com if you want to know about the activity we do.)

지난 4월 25일에 열린 47th World Wide SketchCrawl 페이지를 방문하시고 세게인들의 스케치를 감상하시기 바랍니다.
(Hope you to visit the 47th World Wide SketchCrawl page and enjoy all the sketches from the world including ours.)

Monday, August 13, 2012

at downtown around Taepyeong-ro, Jung-ku, seoul

old and new Seoul city hall

fountain on Seoul Plaza

big fire smoke backward of city hall buildings, which was caused by a fire at the construction field of National Contemporary Art Museum, Seoul

view of Seosomun street from Hanhwa Finance Plaza building of Taepyeong-ro where the renovation of City Hall subway station was undergoing

Sogong Tailor shop at Sogong street surrounded by the Chosun Hotel
pencil & watercolor, 27.5 x 17.5 cm sketchbook









After sending some dried food by parcel post to my daughter at Gwanghwamun Post Office I walked around Taepyeongro street. At Seoul Plaza there was a tent which seemed to be installed for citizens with benches, where I could sketch very comfortably. After sketching two I could see a big smoke behind the city hall buildings. Because I didn't have seen such a big smoke, at first I thought it was a kind of dark cloud expecting a shower soon. But it looked too dark, nearly black. So I asked two policemen who stood near me, "Hello, is it a kind of cloud or a fire smoke?" The were surprised at the scene and went forward to the direction of smoke and came back saying "There was a fire!". I started to draw the scene already. The fire seemed to cease within 10 to 20 minutes and the sky looked clear again. On the way coming home I heard that there was a big fire at the construction field and four laborers died unfortunately. Very sad to hear that. 

1 comment:

Kyoung Won JUNG said...

현장감있는 스케치 멋지십니다.