02/04/2014

Sketch Doon Heritage Village


Saturday, August 9 2014, 9:30am - 12:30pm

Meet at Doon Heritage CrossRoads Museum
10 Huron Rd
Kitchener, Ontario N2P2R7
Phone (519) 748-1914

There are lots of things to sketch at Doon Heritage Village: a train and the railway station, farms, barns, log cabins, a heritage fire station and fire engines, farm animals, a village store, a beautiful gazebo, the river, the smithy and lots of costumed staff.

Sketchers will meet at the train at 9:30 am and go from there.

This event is free and open to all ages and all skill levels.

Contact number on this day is 519-572-1757.

Admission to the Village is $10/adults, $5/children.

Please remember to RSVP to this event by emailing Brenda Murray at brenda.murray@sympatico.ca








44th International SketchCrawl


Saturday, July 12 2014, 9:00am - 4:00pm

Meet in Waterloo Park at the concession stand near parking lot 1 

PLEASE NOTE THIS DATE MAY CHANGE. CHECK BACK AFTER APRIL 19 TO CONFIRM.

KW Urban Sketchers will join hundreds of other urban sketcher groups world-wide for the 44th International Sketch-a-thon.

We will meet at the concession stand in Waterloo Park and go out sketching from there.

Sketching opportunities in Waterloo Park include the ducks and swans in the pond, the children in the splash park, picnickers, the log school house, the zoo, possibly a train, the tennis courts, or the formal garden with its arbor and benches, Uptown Waterloo is just a short walk away for sketchers who prefer more urban subjects.

All ages and skill levels welcome.

Cell phone contact on that day 519-572-1757

Please remember to RSVP for this event by emailing Brenda at brenda.murray@sympatico.ca

Sketch Elora & the Art in the Yard Exhibition




Saturday, July 5 2014, 10:00am - 1:00pm

Meet at Elora Centre for the Arts, 75 Melville Street, Elora

Elora is a charming village with lots of funky shops, a breathtaking gorge and crumbling but preserved stone buildings to admire. On this weekend Elora will also be hosting the Art in the Yard juried exhibition and sale. This exhibition will bring lots of visitors to the town plus live music and food to sample.

Sketchers will meet at the Elora Centre for the Arts, 75 Melville Street. There is a parking lot attached to the park near the corner of Melville Street and East Mill Street.

This event is free and open to all ages and skill levels.

It is a 40 minute drive from Kitchener.

Cell phone contact on that day 519-572-1757

Please remember to RSVP for this event by emailing Brenda Murray at brenda.murray@sympatico.ca

Sketch downtown Galt


Saturday, June 21 2014, 9:00am - 12:00pm

Grand Cafe
18 Queen's Square
Cambridge, Ontario N1S 1H3

Sketch the stone churches, cafes, charming shops, bridges and river in downtown Galt. Sketchers will meet at the Grand Cafe at 9:00 and go from there.

This event is free and all ages and skill levels are welcome.

Cell phone contact on that day 519-572-1757

Please remember to RSVP for this event by emailing Brenda Murray at brenda.murray@sympatico.ca

Sketch the Village of Baden and Castle Kilbride




Saturday, June 7 2014, 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Castle Kilbride
60 Snyder's Road West
Baden, Ontario N3A 1A1

Sketch the charming village of Baden and/or the lavish, Victorian, Castle Kilbride (built in 1877). Sketchers will meet in the parking lot at 1:00. Admission to the Castle is $6.50 or sketchers may prefer to sketch the building exterior or the town.

This event is free and open to all ages and skill levels.

Cell phone contact on that day 519-404-0890.