Sketchbook Discoveries: Drawing Field trip at the Sedgwick Museum

Thursday 27 April 2017
The Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
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Join professional artists London Drawing for an evening of exploration, discovery and creativity in the Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences. With a reassuring drink in hand, embark on a exclusive drawing field trip across 4.5 billion years of the earth's natural history. From meteoric planet rocks to fossils and bones, enjoy the chance to create your own geological sketches from the Museum collections after-hours. Then take a short tutorial on watercolour illustration for 19th century book plates before trying your hand at reworking your best sketches into watercolour.

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6.15pm: Doors open
6.30pm: Short introduction to 19th century sketching of natural world + sketchbook tutorial.
6.50pm: Sketching in the galleries
8pm: Watercolour demonstration
8.20pm: Watercolour practical
9pm: Event ends