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Istanbul Drawing Days with VeraDG

Hosted by the Consul of the Istanbul Sisli Residents Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Thu 24 Aug 11:00 - 15:00

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We will spend all amazing day with artist VeraDG(@veradg.art), walking and drawing in Galata area and artistic full of graffiti Karaköy.
Feel the rhythms of the city, the beauty of the old streets and the beautiful panoramas of Istanbul and try to draw it in a sketchbook it will be the task for today.

Even if you never drew before, under the wise guidance of your guide and mentor VeraDG, you can make your first steps in the art of sketching. This experience will also be interesting to everyone who loves an exciting city Istanbul and for all lovers of art.

We meet at 11 am at the entrance of Protected content . Then we go along the streets in Galata tower area, and on the one of roof top terrace we make a first stop. Looking on beautiful panorama Sultanahmet and Galata tower as well we will make our panorama city sketch. Then after cup of cappuccino or coffee we go along the old streets to Karaköy (area close to Istanbul Modern Museum). The ancient districted has a lot of historical marks. After revolution of Protected content in Russia in this district were living a lot of Russian famous people. Also it was huge busyness center of trade. Nowadays streets of Karaköy full of graffiti, coffeeshops and modern people.
Drawing session in Karaköy.
Then if will be enough time you can visit Istanbul Modern

What do you need to take with you: Good mood, inspiration to draw, sketchbook, marker (black or brown), walking shoes, sun-hat, water
Admission: free
Lanquaqe: English