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Artists take up the challenge to draw every day for a year


Last updated 4/5/2019 at Noon

Ruth Blaikie, center, and Julie Wilson get some tips and support from Ron Stocke at Hazel Miller Plaza in Edmonds.

If you were out and about in downtown Edmonds on Saturday, you may have spotted the more than 30 artists sketching, their notepads open and hands busy.

Some were beginners, some you could call intermediate. For all, March 30 was the 89th day in their Draw-Every-Day Challenge, where for $125 they could get support, inspiration and tutorials from Edmonds’ ARTspot.

Only 276 more days to go.

March 30 was the first of the year’s three plein air – or outdoor – sketching events, and the weather couldn’t have been more perfect: 65, gentle breeze, bright blue skies.

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