Edmonds Beacon - Your Hometown News Source

My view of Main Street | Sketching Edmonds


Last updated 4/6/2022 at 7:53pm

Illustration by Bear Carpenter

This painting, "Fountain on Main Street," depicts an iconic scene from the first time I visited Edmonds back in March 2011. I captured this view in early October 2021. Life was somewhat different at the time but, as always, the center-town trees were still filled with foliage, and the leaves were showing their fall color.

Anyone familiar with this view knows that it changes with the seasons. I watch winter skies with barren trees and tiny white lights change into branches full of new growth. Planters show springtime flowers and, by summer, a full growth of green leaves is on display. And th...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Reader Comments(0)


Our Family of Publications Includes:

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2021