Art Cards and Life Drawing/Photography in Escondido and the return of figure drawing at SDAI

This week, catch 2 opportunities for figure drawing.

On Tuesday, May 233rd is Art Cards and Life Drawing/Photography at the Escondido Arts Partnership/Municipal Gallery (262 East Grand Ave, Escondido, CA 92025).  The Facebook event page states, “Jaron Stokes will be doing life drawing poses in costume. Photography is okay and the standard Adobe stock image model release is available for those that want it.

Fred Marinello will be on hand to explain about art cards, how artists are trading and selling them across the world.

People will be trading!
Bring cards done at home or make some during the life drawing session with Jaron.

Pay what you can or not at all. Come enjoy the Escondido art community. There is also a farmers market next to the gallery. Lots of good things there as well.”

The event runs from 5pm to 7pm.

On Wednesday, May 24, June 21, July 19 and August 23, SDAI (1439 El PradoSan Diego, CA, 92101) will be hosting figure drawing once again.  Admission fee is $10.  Starting time is 6pm and ends at 8pm.  Check out the event page to purchase tickets in advance.

Our model schedule is still in the works, but the remaining May schedule is…

Thursday, May 25th is Yoni
Saturday, May 27th is Lori

Checkout our instagram for some amazing artwork by our attendees.

We again would like to state that the model schedule is subject to change, because models are people too and life happens. Click on the About tab at the top of the site to see where and when we meet.

Dr. Sketchy’s Bewitching Witchcraft

This Saturday, May 20th is another session of Dr. Sketchy’s Anti-Art School at the Merrow (1271 University Ave San Diego CA 92103).  This month’s theme is Bewitching Witchcraft featuring Jennifer Curry Wingrove.  The fun starts at 3pmand ends at 6pm. Checkout their website for more info and to reserve a spot.

Here is what we have so far for our May model schedule.

Thursday, May 11th is Michelle
Saturday, May 13th is Brock
Thursday, May 18th is Tori
Saturday, May 20th is Adelaide
Thursday, May 25th is Yoni
Saturday, May 27th is Lori

Checkout our instagram for some amazing artwork by our attendees.

We again would like to state that the model schedule is subject to change, because models are people too and life happens. Click on the About tab at the top of the site to see where and when we meet.

GMAG is using the Main Stage at Divisionary Theatre and April’s model schedule

This Monday, April 3rd, the GMAG will have an opportunity to draw on the main stage at the Divisionary Theatre (4545 Park Boulevard #101 San Diego, California 92116).  The fun starts at 6pm and ends at 9pm. Snacks and drinks are welcome.  Get a door prize ticket when you arrive. The winning ticket is picked at 8 pm.

Here is what we have so far for our model schedule.

Saturday, April 1st is Sadja
Thursday, April 6th is Shuanna
Saturday, April 8th is Jackie
Thursday, April 13th is Kristen
Saturday, April 15th is Michelle
Thursday, April 20th is Adelaide
Saturday, April 22nd is Sherman
Thursday, April 27th is Van
Saturday, April 29th is Magdalena

Checkout our instagram for some amazing artwork by our attendees.

We again would like to state that the model schedule is subject to change, because models are people too and life happens. Click on the About tab at the top of the site to see where and when we meet.

7 Year website anniversary

Today marks the 7 year anniversary for the North Park Drawing groups website.  The group itself has been around for over 30 years, but on February 22, 2010 we uploaded our first post.  We try our best to be consistent with our posts and keep up to date on our info.  Some days are better than others.  Seven years really flies by.

Here is what we have so far for our model schedule.

Thursday, February 23rd is Yoni
Saturday, February 25th is Lori
Thursday, March 2nd  is Adelaide
Saturday, March 4th is Jackie
Thursday, March 9th is Lori
Saturday, March 11th is Christina
Thursday, March 16th is Tori
Saturday, March 18th is Brock
Thursday, March 23rd is Michelle
Saturday, March 25th is Cynthia
Thursday, March 30th is Yoni

Checkout our instagram for some amazing artwork by our attendees.

We again would like to state that the model schedule is subject to change, because models are people too and life happens. Click on the About tab at the top of the site to see where and when we meet.

Valentines and Tandem Poses at GMAG

Monday, February 13 is another drawing/photo session of the Gay Men’s Art Group, This month’s theme is “Valentines and Tandem Poses”.  The fun starts at 6pm and ends at 9pm at the Diversionary Theatre (4545 Park Boulevard, SD 92116).  The cost is $10, but if you bring a friend how hasn’t been before the cost for both of you is $20

Here is what we have so far for February…

Thursday, February 2nd is Michelle
Saturday, February 4th is Eva
Thursday, February 9th is Lori
Saturday, February 11 is Jackie
Thursday, February 16th is Shuanna
Saturday, February 18th is Magdalena
Thursday, February 23rd is Yoni

Checkout our instagram for some amazing artwork by our attendees.

We again would like to state that the model schedule is subject to change, because models are people too and life happens. Click on the About tab at the top of the site to see where and when we meet.

Happy New Year’s

We at the North Park Drawing Group would like to wish you a Happy New Year.  Although out model schedule is still in the works here is what we have so far.

Thursday, December 29th is Van
Thursday, January 5th is Yoni
Saturday, January 7th is Kristen
Thursday, January 12th is Michelle
Saturday, January 14th is Lori
Thursday, January 19th is Adelaide
Thursday, January 26th is Cynthia
Saturday, January 21st is Sherman
Saturday, January 28th is Christina

Checkout our instagram for some amazing artwork by our attendees.

We again would like to state that the model schedule is subject to change, because models are people too and life happens. Click on the About tab at the top of the site to see where and when we meet.

North Park Toyland Parade and model schedule update

This Saturday, December 3rd is the North Park Toyland Parade.  Which means that parking will be more of a challenge than usual.  If you’re coming to draw with us this Saturday, December 3rd, be sure to get there EXTRA early.

Here is a model schedule update for December…

Thursday, December 1st is Kristen
Saturday, December 3rd is Brock
Thursday, December 8th is Adelaide
Saturday, December 10th is Christina
Thursday, December 15th is Marrisa
Saturday, December 17th is Michelle
Thursday, December 22nd is Eva
Saturday, December 24th is Christmas Eve
Saturday, December 31st  is Lori

Checkout our instagram for some amazing artwork by our attendees.

We again would like to state that the model schedule is subject to change, because models are people too and life happens. Click on the About tab at the top of the site to see where and when we meet.