1st International Urban Sketching Symposium
Portland, Oregon, July 29-31, 2009
The city of Portland, Oregon (USA), became the canvas for drawing enthusiasts from around the world as Pacific Northwest College of Art (PNCA) and Urban Sketchers (USK) held the 1st International Urban Sketching Symposium between July 29 and July 31 of 2010.
The three-day hands-on workshop gathered nearly 100 sketchers from across the United States and from countries as far as Australia, Singapore, Japan, Mauritania, Dominican Republic, Belgium, Spain and Italy.
The event featured a blend of lectures, panels, exhibits and sketch outings led by a diverse team of international presenters with backgrounds in art education, architecture, illustration and journalism.
Participants received sketchbooks and art supplies provided by Moleskine, Canson, Faber-Castell, Legion Paper and Art Media.
For more information visit pdx2010.urbansketchers.org
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