Events

Drawing from Raptors

October 29, 2016

10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Location:
Education Building

Wonderful opportunity to gain artisic skills and raptor knowledge simultaneously!

$10 Members, $20 Non-Members
Supplies provided for a $15 fee.
Registration required: 610-756-6961


Philadelphia-based contemporary artist and Adjunct Professor of Fine Art at the University of Pennsylvania Deirdre Murphy will teach drawing from live American Kestrels and/or Screech Owls that are part of the collection at Hawk Mountain Sanctuary. No prior drawing experience is necessary. This workshop will cover preliminary gesture drawings to capture movement and general shapes and also the basic anatomy of raptors. Both graphite and color will be covered with a brief slide show.

Dierdre will also offer a free lecture in the evening at 5:30 PM. For more information please click here. 

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