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Sketch Central Park's Conservatory Gardens!
This might be the single favorite and most reliable sketch spot of the group - we sketch here every spring. Come enjoy 3 beautifully landscaped gardens tucked away from the cares of the city. Meet at the entrance to the park on 105th Street and 5th Avenue! You can't miss it - there's a huge ornate iron gate. Any problems on the day of the event, I can be reached at[masked]. Looking forward to sketching with you! ---------- IMPORTANT: In case of rain, I will let people know early in the morning if it is canceled, and then reschedule for another day. ---------- What makes our Meetups different from other art groups and classes? There's no instruction, but we like to share our work, and chat and be inspired. Share tips and learn from people in a casual environment where all levels of artists are welcome! Don't be shy to ask anyone anything! • We sketch for a bit, usually 45 minutes or so, and then get back together and share our drawings, and then sketch again, etc. There's usually time for 3 or 4 sketches. • Please bring your own supplies - anything you like to work with - pens, pencil, watercolor, pastel, small sketchbook or large paper, iPad, whatever suits you. • We hand out nametags so everyone can meet one another! • We take photos to share on the site later. Take a bunch! • Sorry, but please leave the dogs at home; they tend to step on the artwork. Thanks. • This Meetup is FREE and everyone at all skill levels is welcome! ---------- Please note that if you add a comment below it will spam everyone with an email, so please use your judgement.

Central Park Conservatory Garden

5th Ave & E 105th St · New York, NY

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Been meaning to draw more? Or enjoy Central Park more?
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We welcome people who: have a love of art and nature - want to meet new people - want to learn from other artists - want to see parks and museums - want to start drawing (including figure drawing), but classes are too expensive - draw all the time, or haven't drawn for years (or ever!)

What makes our Meetups different? We like to share our work, and talk, and admire art, and hang out. Share tips and learn from people in a casual environment that is friendly, non-judgmental, and usually free! And all levels of artists are very welcome!

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