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Thursday, October 25, 2018

Enchanted Evening at Yume

Bring your favorite medium, a sketchbook & practice with us at the Yume Japanese Gardens! This event only happens two times a year! Stroll Yume's paths after dark by the radiance of lantern- and candlelight while listening to recorded Japanese folk melodies played on traditional instruments.

Musician at Yume

When:  Thursday, October 25, 2018, · 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM MST
Where:  Yume Japanese Gardens of Tucson
2130 N Alvernon Way · Tucson, AZ 85712

Who:  Art Verve Village Members
What:  Bring your favorite 2D visual art medium.

  • Parking is free.
  • An admission fee is required to enter the botanical gardens, for rates, visit yumegardens.org.
  • Water fountain & bathrooms are available.
  • Meet at the entrance, outside the gift shop.


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Saturday, September 22, 2018

Sketch at Starbucks

Come practice 2D visual art with us at the library. Bring an everyday object or something for a still life set-up with you. Bring your favorite sketching medium and a sketchbook.

Small Still Life Setup

When:  Saturday, September 22, 2018, · 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM MST
Where:  Starbucks Swan & Fort Lowell
3001 North Swan · Tucson, AZ

Who:  Art Verve Village Members
What:  Bring your favorite 2D visual art medium and an everyday object to sketch.

  • Table & chairs are provided
  • Bathrooms are available.
  • Parking is free.
  • Admission is free.
  • Find us at the longest table


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Saturday, August 25, 2018

Local Color at the Library

Come practice 2D visual art with us at the library. Bring an everyday object or something for a still life set-up with you. Bring your favorite sketching medium and a sketchbook, there will be plenty of chilly A/C!

Martha Cooper Branch Library

When:  Saturday, August 25, 2018, · 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM MST
Where:  Martha Cooper Branch Library
1377 North Catalina Avenue · Tucson, AZ

Who:  Art Verve Village Members
What:  Bring your favorite 2D visual art medium and an everyday object to sketch.

  • A tabletop easel is recommended but not required.
  • Table & chairs are provided
  • Studio lighting is provided
  • Water fountain & bathrooms are available.
  • Parking is free.
  • Admission is free.
  • Find us in Meeting Room B (the smaller room, just outside the front door)


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Saturday, August 11, 2018

Local Color at the Library

Come practice 2D visual art with us at the library. Bring an everyday object or something for a still life set-up with you. Bring your favorite sketching medium and a sketchbook, there will be plenty of chilly A/C!

Martha Cooper Branch Library

When:  Saturday, August 11, 2018, · 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM MST
Where:  Martha Cooper Branch Library
1377 North Catalina Avenue · Tucson, AZ

Who:  Art Verve Village Members
What:  Bring your favorite 2D visual art medium and an everyday object to sketch.

  • A tabletop easel is recommended but not required.
  • Table & chairs are provided.
  • Studio lighting is provided.
  • Water fountain & bathrooms are available.
  • Parking is free.
  • Admission is free.
  • Find us in Meeting Room B (the smaller room, just outside the front door).


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Saturday, August 4, 2018

Safari Sketch at Wildlife Museum

Come practice 2D visual art with us at the International Wildlife Museum (not the desert museum). Bring your favorite sketching medium and a sketchbook, there will be plenty of chilly A/C!

International Wildlife Museum

When:  Saturday, August 4, 2018, · 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM MST
Where:  International Wildlife Museum
4800 W Gates Pass Rd · Tucson, AZ

Who:  Art Verve Village Members
What:  Bring your favorite 2D visual art medium. The museum welcomes urban sketchers with no issue. If you wish to bring acrylics or paints, please call the museum first and ask for permission.

  • Directions: Exit Speedway Blvd. (Exit 257). Turn west and go approximately 5 miles. The Wildlife Museum is on the right just before the mountains
  • Water fountain & bathrooms are available.
  • Parking is free.
  • Admission fee applies to enter the museum beyond the lobby, for rates visit thewildlifemuseum.org/.
  • Meet us in the front lobby.


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Saturday, July 21, 2018

Safari Sketch at Wildlife Museum

Come practice 2D visual art with us at the International Wildlife Museum (not the desert museum). Bring your favorite sketching medium and a sketchbook, there will be plenty of chilly A/C!

International Wildlife Museum

When:  Saturday, July 21, 2018, · 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM MST
Where:  International Wildlife Museum
4800 W Gates Pass Rd · Tucson, AZ

Who:  Art Verve Village Members
What:  Bring your favorite 2D visual art medium. The museum welcomes urban sketchers with no issue. If you wish to bring acrylics or paints, please call the museum first and ask for permission.

  • Directions: Exit Speedway Blvd. (Exit 257). Turn west and go approximately 5 miles. The Wildlife Museum is on the right just before the mountains
  • Water fountain & bathrooms are available.
  • Parking is free.
  • Admission fee applies to enter the museum beyond the lobby, for rates visit thewildlifemuseum.org/.
  • Meet us in the front lobby.


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Saturday, June 23, 2018

Early Morning, Earth Colors, Beat the Heat!

Sketch or draw some nature with us at the park as we go for an early morning meetup to beat the heat.

McCormick Park

When:  Saturday, June 23, 2018, · 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM MST
Where:  McCormick Park
2950 N. Columbus Blvd · Tucson, AZ 85712

Who:  Art Verve Village Members
What:  Bring your favorite 2D visual art medium.

  • Parking is free.
  • Admission is free.
  • Water fountain & bathrooms are available.
  • Hat, water, and screen are highly recommended.
  • Meet us at the picnic tables next to the bathrooms



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