I met up with the NYC Urban Sketchers crew for Worldwide SketchCrawl 38 on Saturday. On my way, I sketched these folks:
I caught up with the group at the Port Authority Bus Terminal. This is one of the least appealing public spaces in town, though it was mercifully rather empty on this weekend afternoon.
I did get scolded by a policeman for sitting on the floor, but thankfully he did not enforce the "no drawing" rule:
We then camped out on the steps of the New Victory Theater for a bit. Here's the view down and to the East (scroll this one):
A few quick sketches of people in Times Square:
And finally, a very persistant prosthelytizer, who was very big on about original sin and wanted me to take his little pamphlet. It wasn't one of the fun comic book style ones, so I declined. While he was lecturing in my face, it was an excellent opportunity to do his portrait:
It was a great, if chilly, time!