Sketching the Extra-Ordinary 

A Bay Area sketching group finds the beauty in everyday urban details.

If you've ever seen a motley crew of ten or so individuals in Pastime Ace Hardware in El Cerrito sketching a row of toilet seats — enraptured — or tracing columns of roast ducks on a corner in Oakland Chinatown, you've probably…

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