Thursday, March 19, 2009

Fiddler's Green Rush Hour


I decided To go to Fiddler's Green on the Day after Saint Patrick's Day. The outdoor beer garden was still set up in the parking lot but otherwise the scene was oddly serene. There was a steady stream of patrons walking in the front door from the parking lot. This pub is located on a very busy intersection so more often than not a bus or car was blocking my view but I chose to keep my eye moving around the scene sketching whatever could be seen at any given time. I was leaning up against a metal pole for some store signage and every time the wind blew, the pole would lurch causing me to be shoved from side to side. This might explain why the line work is a bit looser in this sketch. Shamrocks still were hanging everywhere, and green remained the color of the day. It turns out that there is a Sonny's Barbecue right across the street and boy did it smell good. I suspect I will be back.

2 comments:

dewey chaffee said...

Boy, oh, Boy! Fiddler's Green got some great publicity from you this week! Three days in a row here on your sketch blog!

Nice.

Thor said...

Have you tasted the Guinness on tap! It is well deserved publicity indeed! Hmmm I am feeling a bit parched.