East Capitol Hill residence
One of my sons and his wife just bought an East Capitol Hill row house and this weekend all 4 parents joined them for a marathon painting session. Although I travel to Washington DC on business at least yearly, I wasn't familiar with these charming rowhouses and immediately wanted to do a quick sketch. I did take a break from taping walls Saturday afternoon and here is both my sketch and a photo of me sketching while sitting on a brick ledge (ouch!) which my son took from an upstairs window. This sketch was done in my 5 1/2 by 8 1/2" sketchbook so I don't have many architectural details. However, I did more sketches of individual details over the rest of the weekend - and hope to do many more sketches when they finally move in.