Thursday, November 29, 2012

I want to update you on some things to see and places to be in San Antonio in the up coming months. I will also add some great places that I am thinking about for our sketch days 2013 schedule.

San Antonio Art events:

Comunidad y Cultura: Struggle to Make a Difference 
Sunday, December 2, 1:00–4:00 pm, Tobin Exhibition Galleries 
-1:00 pm Tour of Estampas de la Raza* 
-1:30 pm Barbara Renaud Gonzalez reads from her newly published digital children’s book, The Boy Made of Lightning, which chronicles the life of voting rights activist Willie Velásquez.
-2:00 pm Sketch a traditional scene from your past with Estampas artist Joe Lopez. 

Comunidad y Cultura: Colorful Characters 
Sunday, January 6, 1:00–4:00 pm, Tobin Exhibition Galleries 
-1:00 pm Tour of Estampas de la Raza* 
-1:30 pm Hear about the adventures of luchadores (Mexican wrestlers) with Xavier Garza. 
-2:00 pm Use color to evoke emotion in a sketching session with Estampas artist John Hernandez.

Sketching at sama
Starting Nov 20 Every Tuesday eve 6 PM $10.

They are also hosting a free event this Saturday December 1 

It would be fun to meet there on a Saturday and sketch during the farmers market.

Wed and Thurs. night 6:30-9:30 Life drawing class $7.
Tues eve. Art class with Bad Braune watercolor artist $20.
Saturday 1-4 drawing with pastel artist Irene Taylor $20.

Art Events
Arts and crafts fairs
Events on the riverwalk

Other Sketching places:
Southwest Arts and Craft Center – during their fiesta craft fair
Pearl Brewery – during farmers market.
King William, Southtown,
Japanese tea gardens

Art Info