Thursday, June 17, 2010

Sketching in Langley

I'm very delighted to say that my 'Drawings from Life' blog is now RSS feeding to our local newspaper, the South Whidbey Record. One can find it in the community section of their website: Thank you, Paul Balcerak and South Whidbey Record!
Our WISk (Whidbey Island Sketchers) group met in Langley for some sketching on Wednesday. A couple of us sat on the porch of Mike's where I tried to capture the storefront of the Chocolate Flower Farm across the street. Langley is truly charming with it's old buildings. Very much a village by the sea.


  1. This is so pretty! I want to go to Chocolate Flower Farm! It sounds enchanting!

  2. Thanks Katherine! It's a great shop and the gardens down the road are fabulous! Everything chocolate... chocolate colored flowers, plants, chocolate fragrances, chocolate candles. It's quite heavenly.
    Here's their website address:

  3. congrats Kris, South Whidbey Record readers are in for a treat, they are going to love your work! and kudos to SWR for recognizing your talent!

  4. Congratulations on being featured in the community section!!!! I love the colours in this - a beautiful painting Kris!

  5. Many thanks to you all for your support!

  6. Greetings Kris,

    First let me congratulate you on having your blog now featured with your local paper. This is absolutely great, no make that fantastic!

    I also love your style of illustration.

    Wishing you all the best and a great start to the week,