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Sam Gilliam, Relative, 1968, acrylic on canvas, Anonymous Gift, 1994.39.1

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Virtual Studio

Mark-Making: Layering Color with Pen

Virtual drawing workshop

  • Friday, January 13, 2023
  • 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Virtual Program

Experiment with different mark-making techniques to create rich, colorful drawings that are a combination of process and spontaneity.

Local artist and teacher Michael Booker will share what inspires his work and lead an art-making exploration of the relationships between drawing, painting, textiles, and embroidery.


  • 8.5x11 paper or larger, thicker paper preferred
  • Colored fineliner pens (preferred), ballpoint pens, colored pencils, or fine tip markers
  • Pencil and eraser
  • Ruler or straight edge


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