The Big Sit

The Big Sit use silent meditation in prominent locations as a form of protest that draws attention to our culture of consumption that is destroying life preserving systems on our home planet. People meditating sit still long enough to be drawn. I went along with to sketch them.

A dozen people meditating as a form of protest. Watercolour and in, under the heading: Love And Grief For The Earth
Love and grief for the Earth

And the wonderful Jeremy Peters photographed me in action and kindly allows me to use these pictures here.

My hands with palette, brush and and sketchbook with a picture in progress.
Work in progress
Me photographed holding one of my sketches