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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. 

Location

Greenbelt Nature Center in Blood Root Valley Accessible
700 Rockland Avenue at Brielle Avenue
Staten Island
Directions to this location

Cost

Fee per three-part series: $60 non-members/$51 Greenbelt Conservancy members. Registration and pre-payment required.

Event Organizer

Staten Island Greenbelt Conservancy

Contact Number

(718) 351-3450

Contact Email

naturecenter@sigreenbelt.org

Categories

Arts & Crafts, Seniors

Park Information

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Know Before You Go

Recreation CentersGreenbelt Recreation Center

There are reduced hours at NYC Parks' Recreation Centers over the holidays. On Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve, Recreation Centers open at the normal time, but close at 5 p.m. On Christmas Day and New Year's Day, Recreation Centers are closed. For more information, please visit the holiday schedule link featured on each Recreation Center's homepage under "Holidays".
Anticipated Completion: 01/01/2015

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