Sketching City Elements with Isabel Santos

Derwent Ambassador




FREE per person


1h 30min

About This Experience

An urban scene is incomplete without the bustling details of the city.  At this demo with Isabel Santos, she will show you how to sketch city elements using fineliners effectively, then add a pop of colour with Derwent Inktense Paints.


Derwent Inktense Paint Pan Travel Set of 12 #1 (option1)  - Sun Yellow, Mango, Poppy Red, Dark Plum, Mid Ultramarine, Racing Green, Bright Blue, Teal Green, Kiwi, Burnt Yellow Ochre, Natural Brown, Ink Black

Derwent Inktense Paint Pan Travel Set of 12 #2 (option 2) - Sherbet Lemon, Bright Orange, Cherry, Fuchsia, Violet, Navy Blue, Turquoise, Ionian Green, Hookers Green, Red Oxide, Payne's Grey, and Antique White



Watercolour Paper, CP,  7x10” 

Paper Towels

Printable Reference Photo - optional to paint along!

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About Your Host

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Isabel Santos is an urban sketcher who enjoys capturing complex urban scenes on location. She is passionate about helping beginner sketchers feel comfortable sketching such scenes. Isabel conducts workshops online and in-person, specifically for non-architects who want to learn to draw buildings. She is an active member of Urban Sketchers Toronto and also supports the Membership Team of the Global Urban Sketchers Organization.

Urban Sketchers Org (USk) is a global non-profit organization that promotes drawing on location to show the world one drawing at a time.

Instagram: @Modellatura_art
Urban Sketchers: Urban Sketchers Org (USk)