Ladies Drawing Night for the Sunrise Movement
January 23, 2019 |
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Brought to you by Julia Rothman and Rachael Cole.
Join us for an evening of art-making with purpose! We will be drawing and painting positive messages to promote protecting the enviornment, combatting climate change, and celebrating nature. Bring an object from nature and supplies to draw with and please be open to sharing.
100% ticket sales will be donated to Sunrise, a movement building an army of young people to stop climate change and create millions of good jobs in the process. Learn more at sunrisemovement.org.
A cash bar will benefit our hosts the Society of Illustrators, so drink up!
Can be purchased through the Ladies Drawing Night event page here.
About Ladies Drawing Night
Ladies Drawing Night is a weekly drawing event for creative woman to get together and draw, drink and talk. Hosted by Julia Rothman and art director/illustrator Rachael Cole, the evenings are a positive, laid-back enviornment to let loose and explore techniques, styles and drawing materials and then share what you've created.
About the Hosts
Rachael Cole solidified her love for all things inky and hand-drawn while earning an MFA in Illustration at the School of Visual Arts. She loves to draw with sumi ink or watercolor. Along with her job as the art director for Schwartz & Wade Books, and her involvement with the illustration community, she works on various illustration projects. Rachael lives in Fort Greene, Brooklyn with her husband and son.
Julia Rothman has created illustrations and pattern designs for newspapers, magazines, wallpaper, dishware, bedding, books, billboards and subway posters. She has authored and illustrated seven books. Most recently her homage to her hometown, Hello NY: An Illustrated Love Letter to the Five Boroughs, was praised by the New York Times, New York Daily News and on WNYC’s The Brian Lehrer Show. She lives and works from her studio in Brooklyn, New York.
OTHER UPCOMING EVENTS
- Lecture Special Sketch Night: INVOKING THE MUSES with Arielle & Leslie
- Opening Reception Opening Reception: Illustrating Batman
- Special Event Sketch Night + Live Music by Seiko Akita!
- Lecture Through My Eyes With A Pencil