DC Sketchers

By Editorial Team on February 20, 2012

Spring Session of DC Sketchers Begins February 25

Experience Plein Air sketching with DC Sketchers this Spring!

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By Kent Gay on July 9, 2011

DC Sketchers @ Bartholdi Park – US Botanic Garden

DC Sketchers visited the U.S. Botanic Garden to concentrate our study of contour drawing - reviewing blind contour and trying our hand at modified contour. We escaped the hot sun under the protection of some trees in Bartholdi Park. We also avoided the 4th of July weekend crowds. The park...

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By Kent Gay on June 10, 2011

DC Sketchers @ Meridian Hill Park

DC Sketchers try their hand at perceptive drawing at the ultimate location: Meridian Hill Park.

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By Kent Gay on May 24, 2011

DC Sketchers @ The National Gallery of Art

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop DC Sketchers class visited the National Gallery of Art and tried their hand at sighting and measurement.

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By Kent Gay on May 16, 2011

DC Sketchers @ Mount Pleasant Farmers Market

DC Sketchers plein air sketch the Mount Pleasant Farmers Market beginning with kale and then on to the movement of the market.

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By Kent Gay on March 6, 2011

DC Sketchers @ Trapeze School New York – DC

DC Sketchers take on the challenging task of gesture drawing live the trapeze school’s “Flying Workshop”.

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By Kent Gay on February 28, 2011

DC Sketchers @ U.S. Botanic Garden

DC Sketchers visit the US Botanic Garden and practice contour drawing.

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By Kent Gay on February 16, 2011

DC Sketchers @ Capitol Hill Arts Workshop

DC Sketchers head back into the classroom to work on blind contour drawing.

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By Kent Gay on February 9, 2011

DC Sketchers @ The National Gallery – The Perception of Light and Shadow

DC Sketchers Classes start again this Saturday and will be sketching the Library of Congress, the US Botanic Garden and the National Gallery of Art.

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By Kent Gay on February 2, 2011

DC Sketchers: The Perception of Spaces & Relationships- via Styrofoam Cups

See what DC Sketchers produced using a simple Styrofoam cup still life. Register for the next session of this course and find yourself sketching at the US Botanic Garden, the National Gallery of Art and the Library of Congress.

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By Kent Gay on February 1, 2011

DC Sketchers @ National Gallery of Art – the perception of spaces

DC Sketchers continues to explore the 15 pairs of hands sculptural installation by Bruce Newman and participated in the 30th SketchCrawl at the Library of Congress.

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By Kent Gay on January 19, 2011

DC Sketchers @ The National Gallery of Art – the perception of edges

DC Sketchers study Bruce Nauman’s “Fifteen Pairs of Hands” at the National Gallery of Art.

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By Kent Gay on December 27, 2010

DC Sketchers at Union Station

DC Sketchers draw Union Station.

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By Kent Gay on December 20, 2010

DC Sketchers Winter Workshop at CHAW

Sign up for DC Sketcher’s Winter workshop or offer the gift of art classes this holiday season.

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By Kent Gay on December 15, 2010

DC Sketchers at the National Gallery of Art

New Feature: DC Sketchers on East City Art written by Kent Gay of the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop

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