I really like the campus here, so more sketches. I’m also pretty fond of the dogs, who haven’t lived up to their fearsome reputation yet. Some time ago I sat outside in the sun – it was a rare day of neither roasting sunshine 0r bucketing rain – drawing this little view:
and one of the campus dogs came up to my chair and gazed at me soulfully. I held out my hand to him and he blinked approval, so I scratched his ears for a bit. When I stopped so I could continue drawing he curled up by my feet in a philosophical sort of way, it was very companionable. Here’s a quick sketch of him.
I now recognise him because of his flopped left ear. More often than not the mountains are clouded over and rain plummets down, so when I go to the library this is not an uncommon sight: