Category Archives: Events

MENTAL CANVAS SURFACE TOUR

At the end of May, I had the incredible opportunity to do live drawings in Mental Canvas on the Surface Studio at the Microsoft launch events in Shanghai and Tokyo. It was a whirlwind tour, but action packed! I was there with Panos Panay and the Surf ...

NOT JUST ANY OTHER DAY

When I got back on the DC Metro Friday afternoon I had already decided I would not post anything on Instagram. A single image and a few hashtags doesn’t quite do the subject justice. By the time I was eating lunch a few hours later (first time at B ...

Society of Illustrators West 55

Happy to announce that my illustration of the Central Park Boathouse, done for Chase Private Client, was given an Honorable Mention award in the Advertising category of the Society of Illustrators of Los Angeles Illustration West 55 competition. T ...

Part Three: June 25th, 2014

With just a few weeks left until the Journey of Transformation show ends its run at Mystic Seaport, I figured I would take the holiday lull to complete the series documenting my process on the 7 silkscreens hanging until December 18th. The cours ...

Part Two: May 17th, 2014

Yes, part two part two—the day was long, as most days having a beginning and an end are. As I mentioned in the last post, as the Charles W. Morgan broke free from the river bottom the steamboat Sabino turned around and headed back towards My ...

Part One: May 17th, 2014

It seems like only yesterday that I was sequestered in my studio working day and night on the final prints for the Dalvero Academy Journey of Transformation show currently on display at Mystic Seaport. As with so many projects, the end is never q ...

Teaching Drawing at Amplify

Teaching Drawing at Amplify | Veronica Lawlor
This week I began an evening life drawing class at Amplify, a company that is re-imagining education as part of the digital revolution. And so as part of that, they are offering life drawing classes to their employees, not only to the artists and des ...

CHASE EVENT AT THE OCULUS

CHASE EVENT AT THE OCULUS | Veronica Lawlor
A few pictures from yesterday’s event at the Oculus, the new shopping gallery at the World Trade Center in Manhattan. I was at the new Chase WTC branch, signing prints of the TriBeCa reportage illustration I created for the Chase Private Client cam ...

Sketchbook Skool Fakulty Illustrated Interview

Had fun illustrating my Fakulty Interview for Sketchbook Skool, posted today HERE. My klass in Storytelling begins tomorrow. :) ...

Bernie Sanders Rally! #feelinthebern

Last Wednesday afternoon, I met my friend Margaret Hurst at the entrance to Washington Square Park, to scope out where we would draw during the Bernie Sanders rally that was planned for the evening. And what did we find? People were already beginnin ...

Drinking Coffee in Philadelphia

If you will be drinking coffee any time soon in the Philadelphia area, you might try some Ellis Coffee, with poster and board art created on location by yours truly. :) This was a fun job to spend the day running around a great city, making drawings. ...

7th International Urban Sketchers Symposium

Happy to announce that I will be in Manchester for the 2016 Urban Sketchers Symposium, teaching my workshop, titled: Puzzling Out the Picture. Hope to see some of you there! #USkManchester2016 PUZZLING OUT THE PICTURE Many times, when a sketcher arri ...

Dalvero Mystic Opening

Dalvero Mystic Opening | Despina Georgiadis Illustration
It was such a joy to be a part of this amazing group of artists who came together to express how they feel about the state of the ocean, with a special emphasis on whales and ocean wild life. All the while keeping the Charles W. Morgan at the heart o ...

New Yorkers Demonstrate in Solidarity With Baltimore

New Yorkers Demonstrate in Solidarity With Baltimore | Veronica Lawlor
Demonstrators gathering in Union Square park On Wednesday evening, I heard that there was going to be a rally in support of the people of Baltimore, in Union Square park in New York City. I decided to go over and see what was happening. When I first ...

Sketching The Line

Sketching The Line | Greg Betza
I’m honored to be included in the Canadian ART IN TRANSIT show “Sketching The Line”, an exhibition of reportage drawings made while of commuters and subway-goers. Back in 2007-8 I took advantage of my time on NYC subways by drawing anyone I cou ...
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