I’ve been using a sketchbook to look for outdoor painting locations that offer parking, shade and other necessities, along with the subject itself. The pen is liquid ink, made by Pilot, claims to be archival.
ABOVE: Houses, pen & moleskine, 5×8 in (13×20 cm), 07/24/12
Observatory, pen & moleskine, 5×8 in (13×20 cm), 07/24/12
Greenhouse, pen & cachet, 8 x10 in (20×25 cm), 07/29/12
Went to the MFA to see the Katz portrait show; preferred the Corot, from whom Picasso — Gorky, Matisse, Porter, and many others — learned so much. Corot, pen & moleskine, 8×5 in (20×13 cm), 07/27/12