A lucky artist will take home a gift bag of art supplies
4847 Pearl Street Suite B4
Boulder, CO 80301 CLICK MAP
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AM HALF (10am-12:25pm)
PM HALF (1:10pm-3:15pm)
Come out of the woodworks to build community with other local artists while drawing figure!
Models will be in center of room
Models will be facing opposite directions
Artists will be arranged in concentric rings
Many different models than last time
Will include two long poses
Artists may check in 20 minutes early
30 more minutes of drawing time
Slightly longer lunch break for socializing
Thank you to the Laughing Goat Coffeehouse for their very generous donation of coffee & pastries for all in attendance!
Thank you to the Arts Hub for loaning us their easels!
Thank you to all our models for their excellent performance art, kudos to Leo & Dave for helping set up easels & stages, & thank you to Will for making himself available at the last minute & also to Dave for saving the day when a model became unavailable at the last minute!
Thank you to Patrick, our arts supporting volunteer for helping with check in, set up, break down, and generally contributing to the smooth flow of the event.
Thank you to Maputo Mensah for drumming for us after our scheduled am musician had a family emergency come up & thank you Jim Powers for your pm guitar playing!
Thank you to all of the artists who traveled from far & near to come take part in our event!
Artist feedback from the first marathon:
"It was awesome!"
"Love the pose lengths & the atmosphere. Thanks for a fun event & an awesome variety of models!"
"It's amazing; thank you!"
"Amazing; had such a blast using charcoal again! Thank you!"
"Great setting & models! I liked the guitar music. This was great! Hopefully there will be more of them!"
"Great event! I would love to do it again."
"What a treat!"
"Thank you for creating the figure drawing marathon events. I really enjoyed the event and look forward to participating in future marathons"
"I did enjoy having background music and fresh coffee available. I also enjoyed the large attendance with the opportunity to connect with other like-minded local artists. Thank you for what you are doing"
"The whole group really enjoyed ourselves and had a fun time reconnecting with our inner artists. Loved the lighting, loved the openness of the space, and loved the vibe"
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