MacNab Street Church

Hamilton Sketches

First Day of Sketching MacNab Church
First Day of Sketching MacNab Church

Very difficult subject because there is no good location to view the church from.

The front door of the church is blocked by the street immediately outside its front doors, the railway tracks, and the Hunter Street.

Restricted view of MacNab Church
Restricted view of MacNab Church

The only good sketching location is on Hunter Street that has a very narrow side-walk with lots of cars and people passing by.  Got lots of positive comments from the people from the neighbourhood.

Back Against the Wall
Back Against the Wall

With all the challenges, I didn’t get much done on the first day.

Below is the results of my efforts.

Sketch after first day
Sketch after first day

Published by Chris Erskine

Inspired by architecture and landscapes, my art explores our relationship to place, memory and identity. As a mid career artist, my art practice includes: painting, murals, short films, and sound art.

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