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2022 Regional Occasions Grant Recipients


Greetings to the superb world-wide City Sketching group!

It’s been too lengthy since we’ve been in a position to consider gathering in giant numbers to sketch collectively in distant locations.

With the USk Regional Occasion Grants programme, we are actually taking the primary assured steps in direction of this.

We are actually very blissful to announce that 5 chapters have been chosen to obtain a grant of $2,000 USD to go in direction of their regional tasks.

Look out for a regional occasion close to you!

-USk Occasions Director, Eric Ngan

GROUP 1: City Sketchers Indonesia
Indonesia’s Sketchers and Bogor Sketchers collaborate as Ciliwung Rhapsody to rejuvenate Ciliwung river. By way of initiating and constructing sketching/storytelling communities across the space the place the river flows, let’s elevate basic public consciousness and fervour in direction of the river and on the identical time spreading the enjoyment of city sketching as a device for social activism. 

Collectively, we assist protect the river and its communities to develop, collaborate and flourish collectively for a few years to return. We hope that we are able to encourage different USk teams throughout the globe with this initiative.

Occasion Dates: Jul 24, 2022 & Nov 13, 2022 – Two separate occasions, at some point every 

Instagram handles: @indonesia_sketchers 

Hashtags: #USkIndonesia_CiliwungRhapsody

For occasion registration electronic mail @ ciliwung.rhapsody@gmail.com


GROUP 2: City Sketchers Poland
City Sketching Competition (Polish: Festiwal Miejskiego Szkicowania) is a four-day lengthy sketching pageant held within the metropolis of Świdnica, Poland. Organized by City Sketchers Poland with City Sketchers Prague and Świdnica Tradition Middle as co-organisers, the occasion options points of interest open to everybody, akin to each day sketch walks, free workshops led by skilled artists, two exhibitions, mini-fair with artwork supplies… and way more! All occasions will likely be set within the lovely Świdnica, whose historical past as a metropolis reaches the XIII century. We’re certain that everybody, no matter their expertise with artwork, could have enjoyable through the 4 days full of inspiring occasions.

Be a part of us, sketch with us and take the distinctive alternative to take part in our exhibition of city sketches created through the Competition!

Occasion Dates: Aug. 11-14, 2022

Instagram deal with: @uskpoland

Hashtag: #uskpoland

Web site: http://www.uskpoland.pl & https://www.uskpoland.pl/english


Occasion fb web page


GROUP 3: City Sketchers San Diego
USk San Diego 2022 Seminar takes place in America’s Best Metropolis – sunny San Diego. We are going to have a good time the core of what city sketching means by getting collectively and reuniting or assembly for the primary time city sketchers of all ages and ability ranges, from close to and much, for a weekend crammed with actions together with a drink & attract considered one of our most full of life and colourful neighborhoods – Little Italy; workshops by skilled city sketchers, sketchwalks and an City Sketch artwork present on the world well-known Balboa Park (constructed for the 1915-1916 Panama-California Exposition). You can’t consider San Diego with out picturing its huge waterfront, and our seminar couldn’t conclude wherever else however by the water, in Seaport Village, with marinas and piers, grassy areas, promenades, quaint outlets and essentially the most various crowd.

There may be a lot to sketch, you’ll simply fill your complete sketchbook and return house with reminiscences of a lifetime, so mark your calendars and be a part of us.

Occasion Dates: September 30 to October 2, 2022

Instagram deal with: @usksandiego

Hashtag: #usksandiego2022seminar


GROUP 4: City Sketchers Pune
City Sketchers PuneSketchFest-06, is a sketching pageant scheduled for Dec 2022 in Pune. This occasion is hosted by City Sketchers Pune, and celebrates the city sketching motion of drawing on location via direct commentary. Centered round an exhibition showcasing sketches performed on location by city sketchers from totally different chapters throughout India, Sketchfest-06 is a first-of-its-kind occasion taking place in India. Be it a beginner or a veteran, there’s a extensive alternative of city sketching workshops unfold over three days and for all ability ranges. Free Demos by consultants within the artwork of city sketching and plein air portray are designed to encourage everybody. Guided sketch-walks are one of the best ways to get launched to the artwork of sketching on location and on the identical time expertise the tradition of this historic metropolis. Sketchfest 06 will even be that includes varied different actions.

Occasion Dates: Dec 2 – 4, 2022 

Instagram deal with: @urbansketcherspune

Hashtag: #uskpune_sketchfest06


GROUP 5: City Sketchers  Buenos Aires 

Who has not dreamt of drawing Buenos Aires? Buenos Aires is a multi-faceted metropolis that lends itself completely to city sketching. Graphic and colourful, the principle metropolis of Argentina will give you numerous themes for drawing: classical and modern structure, iconic monuments, full of life cafes, gardens, charming and picturesque streets, extensive views of the Rio de La Plata… This can be a distinctive alternative to find Tango rhythms with workshops, lectures and particular actions led by skilled instructors.

Our workshops are about exploring your line move, sketching individuals round, expressing temper and conceptual scaffolding. There will likely be lectures concerning the grammar of watercolor, determine and panorama and creating vibrating sketches! And don’t overlook the particular actions: a sketch tour, drink & draw and reside music. 

Come to Buenos Aires and discover some Tango in your traces!

Occasion Dates: Oct 7-10, 2022

Instagram deal with: @uskargentina

Hashtag: Forthcoming


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