India

Share on


Mark Adams is a cartographer-geographer with the National Park Service who paints and makes videos on Cape Cod. He travels for his health and wellbeing and believes the sketch-journal is an antidote to seeing the world through a lens. “Non-artists should draw and non-writers should write because no one will ever see the world the way you do.” He filled his first complete sketchbook in 1980 on the Chilkoot Pass in southeast Alaska, his first successful watercolor standing in an alley in Arles, and recently brought back a pocketful of scribbings from a brief stint on the Gulf oil spill cleanup. He learned the value of speed-sketching on ferry boats  leaving Istanbul, Martha’s Vineyard and Santorini. He lives in Truro, Massachusetts.

Lead image by Sara Fox 

Share on

118 Comments

  1. Pingback: Have Guide, Will Travel | trendcentral
  2. Really neat stuff here….I did this once in Topkapi….probably lost the notebook though.

    Thanks for sharing it here.

  3. LOVE THIS!! Your images and commentary on India and Bhutan brought me back to a recent trip to India and Bhutan. Wonderful emotion conveyed in the images and makes me want to get back into non-digital journaling and on a sketchpad next time.

    Great idea for the kids on our next trip – thanks for sharing!

  4. You inspire the desire to become a foreigner. You are most intriguing, unique, talented. Thank you for this. Will administer a “pop quiz” to know more someday.

  5. Pingback: Tweets that mention Nowhere - India / Mark Adams -- Topsy.com
  6. I was transported to a place I have never been through your incredible sense of talented creativity in mixing video, great writing and great drawings.

  7. Thanks for bringing me back to Rishikesh, across the Jhulas, dodging monkeys and dire beggars, motorcycles at my heels, for rooftop discussions in the metaphysical, where I was challenged to save a man’s life, and almost lost my own from food I ate. Only in India…I can’t wait to go back. A neighbor from Massachusetts. LETTERS FROM INDIA

  8. I don’t even know how I stopped up here, but I
    believed this publish was once good. I don’t realize who
    you’re however certainly you’re going to a well-known blogger if you happen to are not already.
    Cheers!

  9. I just want to tell you that I am all new to blogs and truly loved you’re page. Probably I’m going to bookmark your blog . You certainly have terrific well written articles. Kudos for sharing your blog site.

  10. Thanks for the recommendations shared in your blog. Something else I would like to talk about is that weight reduction is not supposed to be about going on a celebrity diet and trying to shed as much weight as possible in a couple of weeks. The most effective way to burn fat is by taking it slowly and following some basic recommendations which can assist you to make the most from the attempt to drop some weight. You may know and already be following some tips, however reinforcing expertise never does any damage.

  11. Does your blog have a contact page? I’m having a tough time locating it but, I’d like to shoot you an e-mail. I’ve got some ideas for your blog you might be interested in hearing. Either way, great website and I look forward to seeing it improve over time.

  12. Pingback: Plus Size Models
  13. Pingback: pure design
  14. Pingback: Jewelry Showcase
  15. Pingback: apply for ein
  16. Pingback: kinder surprise
  17. Pingback: abortion pills
  18. Pingback: l’île de Mayotte 976
  19. Pingback: Regal Assets Reviews
  20. Pingback: Free Online Chatting
  21. Pingback: The Language of Desire Review
  22. Pingback: Medical Marijuana
  23. Pingback: bitcoin arbitrage
  24. Pingback: acquire learning and employment
  25. Pingback: Boston Condos
  26. Pingback: free paid android apps
  27. Pingback: free hosting
  28. Pingback: Chat-Cairo.Com
  29. Pingback: Weight loss
  30. Pingback: Drake type beat
  31. Pingback: frango
  32. Pingback: http://magentobostingx.bravesites.com/
  33. Pingback: Paid Social Media Jobs review
  34. Pingback: How To Lose 10 Pounds In A Week
  35. Pingback: tracking app
  36. Pingback: Wooden Furniture Plans
  37. Pingback: Locksmith Los Angeles
  38. Pingback: Metakomiseis
  39. Pingback: Air door
  40. Pingback: Cleaning floors
  41. Pingback: Auto Locksmith Portland
  42. Pingback: language of desire review
  43. Pingback: beagle training
  44. Pingback: small business tax accountant
  45. Pingback: gag crowd
  46. Pingback: best male enhancement pills
  47. Pingback: Hd Wallpapaers
  48. Pingback: 4k Backgrounds
  49. Pingback: power lead system 2014
  50. Pingback: Dream Theater Dance of Eternity
  51. Pingback: Guitar Cover
  52. Pingback: times tables
  53. Pingback: Venus Factor
  54. Pingback: mindfulness
  55. Pingback: damage factory review
  56. Pingback: Learn Arabic language
  57. Pingback: make money online
  58. Pingback: Mediacom
  59. Pingback: HVAC repair
  60. Pingback: Banquet halls in Brooklyn
  61. Pingback: Trusted exporter from india
  62. Pingback: ru certification
  63. Pingback: uberraschungseier
  64. Pingback: onesies australia
  65. Pingback: Palm Beach Pressure Cleaning
  66. Pingback: Sign of Infidelity
  67. Pingback: producer
  68. Pingback: free Equities courses
  69. Pingback: Video Advert production in Birmingham
  70. Pingback: bedroom furniture
  71. Pingback: Organic Spices
  72. Pingback: World News
  73. Pingback: Heritage Gold IRA Group 401K Reviews
  74. Pingback: Live Chat
  75. Pingback: cerrajeros 24 horas Alcala de Henares
  76. Pingback: mood stabilizing supplements
  77. Pingback: purchase votes for online contest
  78. Pingback: Ab Belts
  79. Pingback: tienda online
  80. Pingback: Moneygram dandenong
  81. Pingback: Cheap Headbands
  82. Pingback: Metal Roller Balls For Essential Oils
  83. Pingback: ASPHALT PAVING NASSAU COUNTY
  84. Pingback: Bed Table
  85. Pingback: Watch

Comments are closed.