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Web Extra: Sketching Moon phases

See how one amateur astronomer drew one lunation and put her observations in motion.
RELATED TOPICS: THE MOON | ASTROSKETCHING
Sketch of the Moon
I love sketching Moon phases and wanted to challenge myself to observe and sketch an entire lunation, weather permitting. I used the second half of January 2014 for practice and slated the month of February for the actual run.

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