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The Art of Drawing from Still Life

Saturday, June 8, 2013

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.

This event repeats every week on Saturday between 6/8/2013 and 6/22/2013.

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Master charcoal, the ancient medium known as “Black Magic” while learning how to create expressive still life drawings. Design principles will be discussed including symmetry, negative space awareness, light and shade, and tonal assessment, along with other elements sure to enhance your compositional and drawing skills. 


Greenbelt Nature Center in Blood Root Valley Accessible
700 Rockland Avenue at Brielle Avenue
Staten Island
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Fee per three-part series: $60 non-members/$51 Greenbelt Conservancy members. Registration and pre-payment required.

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Staten Island Greenbelt Conservancy

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(718) 351-3450

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Recreation CentersGreenbelt Recreation Center

This Recreation Center's hours are affected over Thanksgiving. On Wednesday, November 25, it opens at its regularly scheduled time, but closes at 5:00 p.m. On Thursday, November 26 it is closed. Regular hours resume on Friday, November 27.
Anticipated Completion: 11/27/2015

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