Join artist Shelley Haven to experience nature anew. Tour the site with Shelley and gain insights into selecting and framing your subject. Create an artwork with her guidance and encouragement during the session, then share your work with fellow participants.
For beginning and experienced adults and mature young adults. Drawing materials provided or bring your own favorite supplies! Bring a blanket, portable stool, or chair. Limited park bench seating is available. Class size is limited to 15 registered participants.
Session 1: Sunday, October 10, 2-5pm
Session 1 will take place near the lake, newly renamed Hester & Piero’s Mill Pond.
Meet on the lawn north of the Golf House, just past the golf carts.
Rain date: Monday, October 11, 2-5pm
Session 2: Saturday, October 30, 2-5pm
Session 2 will take place at the Quiet Zone garden at 261st Street and Broadway.
Meet at the benches facing the garden.
Rain date: Sunday, October 31, 2-5pm
Free. Registration required.
Participants can do either or both sessions.
This program is supported by a City Artist Corps Grant awarded to visual artist Shelley Haven for this Creative Public Engagement project. #CityArtistCorps Learn more by following @NYCulture on social media.