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The Practicalities of Outdoor Sketching Workshop

05/30/2015, 12:30 PM to 4:30 PM

No location provided

Join local artist Martha Kelly and learn how to dress, pack, and be comfortable while sketching in the great outdoors, whether it's a natural or urban landscape. Participants will test out different supplies for quick and easy sketching. The Dixon will supply a beginner’s water color set, but everyone is encouraged to bring their favorie pencils, pens, watercolors and pastels. Participants will draw in the gardens and explore how to choose good locations, discuss subject matter options, and experiment with different styles of sketching. A variety of portable gear will be available to try. Martha Kelly will offer instructions to protect drawings while in the field and get them home safely. Watercolor set and snacks included. 

Reservations required. Space limited. 

$80 members; $100 non-members.

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