at the NYC Transit Museum.
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Wednesday September 16 - in the evening:
New York Urban Sketchers is one of several groups that have been invited to participate. We'll be sketching,while other groups are singing, playing music and dancing.
The Museum houses equipment from the last hundred years of NYC's transit history. They have old train cars, and buses. They have a history of the turnstyles we've used, showing the design and technical progress we made in each decade. You'll discover all samll and large equipment that has been used to make the trains and buses run. Everywhere you look there something worth sketching, and this time, because of the party they're hosting, there will be interesting people to sketch.
As Urban Sketchers we're trying to capture the spirit of our times and the world around us. Seeing these artifacts helped me to understand just how fleeting everything is. Draw it all
quickly before it's gone and replaced my the next new thing.
You're admission is free - but I need to give them you're names in advance. If you want to join us click this link to send me an email. Bring a friend if you like.
The Transit Museum is calling this event - PLATFORM
It will take place one Wednesday September 16 from 5:00 -8:30pm.
The Museum is located at the Brooklyn corner's of
Boerum Pl & Schermerhorn Street, in the Borough Hall area:
Subways are nearby:
- Borough Hall, 2, 3, 4 or 5
- Jay Street MetroTech - R
- Hoyt, Schermerhorn - A, C or Ga party, and you're invited to
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Platform Sketching – Catching MT’s Creative Muse
Urban Sketchers descend en masse to document the PLATFORM experience and capture the world we live in, one sketch at a time.
The mission of Urban Sketchers is to raise the artistic, storytelling and educational value of local drawing, promoting its practice and connecting people around the world who draw on location where they live and travel.