Wednesday, August 1, 2012

Ijsjes in Utrecht (Ice Creams in Utrecht) ~ Drawing: Pen & Ink with Colored Pencil

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"Ijsjes on Maartensbrug"
(Ice Creams on Martin's Bridge)
pen & ink with colored pencils on brown paper ~ 5.5"h x 7"w
July 2012 ~ Utrecht, Netherlands
drawing copyright Judith Nijholt-Strong. all rights reserved.


On a warm, very sunny, day in Utrecht, this cute pink & yellow Italian ice cream truck is a welcomed sight on Maartensbrug (named after Saint Martin).  The bridge crosses over the Oudegracht (old canal) from Zadelstraat (saddle street),  then onto Servetstraat (napkin street) which then leads up to (under and through) the Dom Tower to Domplein (dom square).

The ice cream truck seems to always be at this particular spot on the bridge; I love the happy colors of the truck! :o)



tot ziens,
Judy
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