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NYC Drawing the Dancer Workshop - June 3, Sat at 11:30am

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Dixon Place

161A Chrystie Street

New York, NY 10002

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This is a drawing/painting workshop with moving dancers. This is a rare opportunity for artists to workshop with moving figures that can create an interesting challenge. I am excited to organize these workshops for the artists. I expect you to have prior knowledge of drawing and painting to be able to try out these challenging workshops. Please bring your own supplies. Please Read On to get more information before signing up... Thank you.

The featuring dance company will announced closer to the workshop date. Please stay tuned!

Here are some guidelines at a glance:

STANDARD RULES:
Absolutely no photography or video recording without permission.
Be friendly and respectful.
Please turn off your cell phones when in workshop sessions.

ADDITIONAL INFO:

Regular session fee: $10 ADVANCE BOOKING ONLY.

$15 AT THE DOOR - CASH ONLY, PLEASE.

Limited to15 spots only.

Arrive 15-20 minutes before the event, to set up.

ACCESS: THERE IS WHEELCHAIR ACCESS. PLEASE LET US KNOW IN ADVANCE. THANK YOU.

Overall session time is 2 hours. We will have 3 segments of 30 minutes drawing sessions of dancers doing their dance routines or rehearsing or improvising or exploring with pauses and poses, with a 5 to 10 minutes break in between. There is a beautiful bar in the lounge and you are welcome to socialize after the workshop ends.

Everyone cleans up.

BRING ALL YOUR OWN MATERIALS, drawing boards, portable easels, or draw on pads on your laps, etc. There is a sink available in the bathroom for rinsing your brushes. (NO SPRAYS please).

Be mindful of your belongings (wallet, phone, etc). The organizers of this meet up or the venue are not responsible for lost or stolen items.

Each artist keeps his/her own drawings/paintings. The dancers and/or the organizers may request the artists for a photo of the art work. It will be in the artists' discretion whether they want to share their art or not.

NB: This workshop is a project of Creative Performances.

FAQs

Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?

This workshop is for adults only.

I DON'T KNOW HOW TO DRAW; IS THERE ANY INSTRUCTION OR WILL THERE BE AN INSTRUCTOR?

No, there won't be any instruction or any instructor. We expect you to have prior knowledge of drawing and painting to try this challenging workshop.

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

Here is the transportation link to Dixon Place: http://dixonplace.org/about-us/location/

Essex Street Municipal Parking is very affordable. But, is a few blocks from Dixon Place.

What can/can't I bring to the event?

BRING ALL YOUR OWN MATERIALS, drawing boards, portable easels, or draw on pads on your laps, etc. There is a sink available in the bathroom for rinsing your brushes. (no sprays please).

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?

Yes.

Please feel free to ask questions.

Thank you for your interest.

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161A Chrystie Street

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