As we enter 2015, there will be many opportunities or barriers presented to us. It is our responsibility to make the best use of these as they are presented. Open the gate and explore the world beyond. In A Sketchbook Odyssey, I will be exploring my corner of the world and documenting my observations in sketchbooks through the use of pen & ink sketches, watercolor and art. Day 1 of my 365 page sketchbook. Conservation Land Gate – Marion, MA. Daniel Smith watercolors on 140# Canson watercolor paper.