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LIC: Figure Drawing: Live Model, Free Drinks, every Thursday night!
August 29 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 19, 2019
Draw from a live nude model, have a free drink and listen to cool music in a beautiful 12,000 sf art gallery.
No judgments. No skeptical eyes. Open to everyone.
Join us anytime and get down to business with many shorter timed renditions that are sure to improve your skills, from whatever level they are:
25 minutes of 1 minute poses, 25 min of 2 minute poses, 25 minutes of 5, 10, working up to 20 minute long poses.
When you only have a minute or two to sketch the entire figure, you don’t have time to worry what it looks like, you are forced to just draw without judgment. It loosens up your eye and your hand so you can create and see more freely. You will make dozens of drawing, so bring enough paper and get ready for the workout.
We suggest large, cheap news print pads and medium charcoal sticks, so you don’t have to stop to sharpen anything, but any medium that works for you is game; pencil, markers, water color, crayons…
A great place for supplies:
34-09 Queens Blvd, Long Island City, New York, 11101
(Entry located on 34th St between Queens Blvd and 43rd Ave)
– Bring your own materials (we have drawing boards and some paper and charcoal, but first come, first served)
– $10 admission ($5 for LIC-A members, www.licartists.org/membership )
– Free beer, wine and popcorn (21+ if drinking)
– Nude, professional model
– Doors open at 6:30, drawing starts at 7