Posted on January 20, 2020

Sketch San Diego! at the National ASLA Convention

Press, by La Guardia Design

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Chris LaGuardia, Ian Hanbach and Dan Thorp participated in the Sketch San Diego! drawing workshop at the 2019 National ASLA Convention, lead by instructor Jim Richards. Jim Richards is am esteemed travel artist, urban designer, author, and former professor whose work explores place-making around the globe.

For this day-long intensive, the group of landscape architects explored some of San Diego's most dynamic urban landscape architecture sites throughout a historic downtown walking route. Through this on-the-fly watercolor exercise, sketching and quick watercolor techniques that can be used as a visual communication tool for landscape architectural design explorations was at the helm of this lesson.

See the James Richards Sketchbook website for more information: