Wednesday, September 24, 2008

The gates of baku



watercolours on paper

I sketched these a few weeks back ...had almost forgotten them ...these are just two simple quick sketches i liked ...i think they captured the day and the feel of the place.

6 comments:

ramon the goon said...

i like this one alot, where is baku? must be a bright sunny day when you did a quick sketch, simple but beautiful.

Cyclone said...

baku is in Azerbaijan on the caspian sea. the city walls date back to the 15th century

ramon the goon said...

the drawings are really great you know, makes me wana go to the caspian sea area

Cyclone said...

baku can also be a wild place lots of oil money, russian mafia, pretty girls, casinos, nightclubs the works ... so take care

ramon the goon said...

thank you for the tip, i looked up more pictures of ther area online and the old structures are amazing. do you leave in the caspian sea area?

Cyclone said...

no i live in Australia ... just travel a lot ...including singapore, which i like