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Sketchers from all over the world will get together in Manchester, United Kingdom for the 7th annual Urban Sketchers Symposium. The educational and networking event is organized by Urban Sketchers, a nonprofit organization dedicated to fostering the art of on-location drawing. By sketching on location from direct observation, symposium participants will discover the city of Manchester as they explore materials, techniques and concepts through workshops and other exciting activities including interactive opportunities with the global sketching community!
This event is made possible in part by the support of our generous sponsors:
Gold Level: Cretacolor
Cretacolor is sponsoring the Urban Sketchers Symposium for the fourth time. Cretacolor offers a broad range of products ideal for sketching, including graphite, colored and water-soluble pencils, water media and calligraphy materials. For the Symposium, Cretacolor will present each participant with a set of six pencils.
The passion for pencils by the founder of Cretacolor, Hans Hromatka, is transferred to the finest and most exquisite art tools. Today 27 pairs of hands build a single pencil, making sure their products match the passion for sketching every artist and the Urban Sketchers have! Check out more about Cretacolor on their website at apassionforpencils.com.
Urban Sketchers is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to raising the artistic, storytelling and educational value of location drawing; promoting its practice and connecting people around the world who draw on location where they live and travel.
Feel free to contact us for more information.
Elizabeth Alley, President