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Date:
August 16, 2019
Time:
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Time Details:
8:30 AM- 10:30 AM
Location:
Coal Creek Trailhead on S. Public Road 1/2 mile south of S. Boulder Road at Coal Creek
Address:
Lafayette, CO 80026
Contact:
303-661-1261
Cost:
Free
ADA:
Yes
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Arts Outside: Drawing in the Great Outdoors

Friday, August 16, 2019

Change your view: Learn to sketch outside! Drawing in the Great Outdoors Friday, August 16; 8:30-10:30 a.m. Public Road Trail Head on Coal Creek For adults & teens Join artist April Christenson and Lafayette Open Space naturalist Martin Ogle to see through their eyes and discover your own vision. April will provide tips and tricks to help you improve your drawing skills. She says everyone can learn to draw! Come find out how. Martin will help us see and understand more deeply what nature is presenting us to draw and how it all fits together. Arts Outside events are always free; register as space is limited. www.cityoflafayette.com/activities Bring: spiral bound sketchbook (or similar), pencil a pad, cushion or portable seat to sit on the ground water layered clothing appropriate for the weather portable camp chair or lightweight lawn chair Arts Outside is presented by City of Lafayette Cultural Arts Commission, Arts and Cultural Resources Department, and Open Space.

Arts Outside
Change your view: Learn to sketch outside! Drawing in the Great Outdoors
Friday, August 16
8:30-10:30 a.m.
Location Public Road Trail Head on Coal Creek
For adults and teens
Join artist April Christenson and Lafayette Open Space naturalist Martin Ogle to see through their eyes and discover your own vision.
April will provide tips and tricks to help you improve your drawing skills. She says everyone can learn to draw! Come find out how. Often the key to sketching is being able to really see. Martin will help us see and understand more deeply what nature is presenting us to draw and how it all fits together.
“A drawing is simply a line going for a walk.” (Artist Paul Klee)
April is an award-winning retired art teacher who continues her passion for teaching art, drawing, flute, and hiking. Learn more about where else she teaches and exhibits at https://aprilchristensonartist.com/
Martin loves nature and is an acclaimed naturalist, author, and teacher eager to share the sights, sounds, and scents of nature with us and to awaken our conscious creativity. Learn more about Martin athttp://entrepreneurialearth.com/about/martin-ogle-founder/
Arts Outside events are always free but you must register as space is limited. www.cityoflafayette.com/activities 

Registration Here for events requiring sign up.

Bring:
spiral bound sketchbook (or similar),
pencil
a pad, cushion or portable seat to sit on the ground
water
layered clothing appropriate for the weather
portable camp chair or lightweight lawn chair

Arts Outside is presented by City of Lafayette Cultural Arts Commission, Arts and Cultural Resources Department, and Open Space.