BUT SINCE YOU’VE hit the road, you’ve started to feel like your camera just isn’t cutting it anymore. Something about the new scenes in front of you is begging to be seen through a different lens – the artist’s eye.
And that’s where travel sketching comes in. It was a couple of years after I moved overseas that I decided to combine my new love of travel with an old love of art and painting. I started to pack a few bits of gear in my backpack and capture a cityscape or landscape along the way – but on the pages of my sketchbook, not just in photos.
Since then, I’ve found these are the scenes I often remember the most. Here’s what you might need to do the same: