Marshall Dreiling 
Virginia Center for Architecture 


Friday April 17, 2015 at 10:00 AM EDT
Saturday April 18, 2015 at 1:00 PM EDT

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The Virginia Center for Architecture 
2501 Monument Avenue
Richmond, VA 23220

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Urban Sketchers: Sketching Richmond
Marc Holmes Workshop Schedule:

Thursday April 16, 4:30-6:30 p.m.
Introductory meet-and-greet for participants
at Postbellum Restaurant
1323 W. Main Street, Richmond, VA 23220
Students responsible for own meals/drinks.

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Each day begins at the Virginia Center for Architecture.

Friday April 17

  • 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.: Plan for Spontaneity : Scribble and Refine
  • Lunch Break: (bag lunch, or find a nearby location on your own)
  • 2 - 5 p.m.: Direct to Ink : No Mistakes, No Regrets

Saturday April 18

  • 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.: Picture Making : Composition Templates
  • Lunch Break: (bag lunch, or find a nearby location on your own)
  • 2 - 5 p.m.: Public Sketchcrawl : starts at the Virginia Center for Architecture

About the Instructor:

Since 2009, Montreal based artist Marc Taro Holmes has been a correspondent and travelling workshop instructor for the international reportage artist collective urbansketchers.orgHe is the author of the how-to art book The Urban Sketcher: Techniques for Seeing and Drawing on Location as well as the online class Sketching People in Motion. 

Marc’s website is an ever growing journal of stories and images from his travels. Stop by and subscribe for free email updates from wherever Marc is today. You’ll find drawings and paintings done on location, reportage sketching of live events, step-by-step notes on technique, reviews of art materials, and news about the wide world of location sketching.