One event on Sunday, February 14, 2021 at 1:00 pm
One event on Monday, February 15, 2021 at 1:00 pm
Join artist Helen Byers in this 3-day Zoom workshop to refine your drawing skills with a focus on nature. Through live sessions, including in-depth demonstrations, participants will be guided in the delights and challenges of natural science drawing. Working from life or photos, our subjects will be stones, shells, and feathers. Learn and practice illustration techniques on paper using graphite, colored pencil, and/or watercolor to achieve accurate proportions, tones, and textures. Some drawing experience helpful. To see Helen’s work and slideshows from her courses, visit her website at helenbyers.com.
Click here to download PDF of list: Byers_GR2021_DrawingFromNature_Online_MaterialsList_2021
Cirque Mechanics returns to Popejoy Hall with the true essence of the circus, November 12, 2021, 7:30 p.m. Welcome to Birdhouse Factory, a most unlikely setting for a circus where workers are acrobats and machines are circus props. A contortionist performs on a turntable powered by unicyclists, and trampoline wall artists defy the laws of physics. Birdhouse Factory was inspired, in part, by the masterful industry murals of Mexican-born artist Diego Rivera, the outrageous illustrations of cartoonist Rube Goldberg and … Read More
The Railyard Artisan Market: The Railyard Artisan Market, started in 2009, represents a wide variety of New Mexico’s artists and craftspeople. The Sunday market offers a unique opportunity to enjoy local art and music inside the Farmers’ Market Pavilion. You’ll find pottery, painting, jewelry, sculpture, fiber arts, photography, hand-blown glass, artisanal teas, and handmade herbal body products. It’s the perfect place to buy a gift for yourself or a loved one, or to find one-of-a-kind souvenirs and mementos. Bring the … Read More
The Tumbleroot patio presents New Mexico’s own DJ Earway, every Saturday from 6-9 p.m. Earway serves up sets lusciously influenced by post punk, dark wave and sexy funk. Can you dig it?