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Monday, September 21, 2015

Activities People Do, Historical Reenactment by Joan Tavolott

This weekend one of the towns near me was having a Civil War Reenactment. I'm not much of a history buff, but I thought it would be a fun place to do a few sketches. I figured that I would be safe sketching a soldier standing guard, but before I could add any paint he was called to "muster" and left his post. lol Typical!


There were a few tables set up with objects and information about that period in our history. I sketched one of the tables and then this lady in full costume came to talk to people. She was fairly cooperative until she sat down with her back to me. I had already started painting the sketch so I didn't mind.

5 comments:

  1. wonderful sketches of this event. you sketched and painted so well :)

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  2. Thanks Elisa, Beverley, Ann, and Sandee!

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