Category Archives: Events

LIFE DRAWING SYMPOSIUM THIS JUNE!

  So excited to be teaching this workshop on Color and Form as well as one called The Figure in Motion at a new event happening soon – The Life Drawing Symposium! A three day event about all things drawing, cooked up by illustrator/educator Me ...

FLOWERS, FLOWERS AND MORE FLOWERS – NYBG PLEIN-AIR INVITATIONAL

When Spring arrives, it seems, all I want to do is draw and paint flowers. So I am doubly excited to be an invited guest artist to the New York Botanical Garden‘s 4th Annual Plain-Air Invitational, this Saturday May 4th, hosted by James Gurney! I ...

AMERICAN ILLUSTRATION PARTY

I attended my first American Illustration party last Thursday. This is also my first time chosen to appear in the American Illustration Book that will be distributed later this year, American Illustration 37. The party was held at the Angel Orensanz ...

Stop The Press Recognized by WIA

I am honored to be included on this year’s shortlistfor the World Illustration Awards in the book category. This project was a few years in the making and became more personal than I ever imagined. If you are in London between June 6-20 please st ...

ANNE OF GREEN GABLES

We all have those books that made a big impression on us as children – Anne of Green Gables was one of those books for me. So I was thrilled to be asked to create a cover illustration for this classic, as part of the exhibit: Covering the Classics ...

EXHIBITS!

Happy to announce that I am in two exhibits this month! The first one, pictured above, is called Transcriptors: Illustration, Documentary and the Material at University for the Creative Arts,  Farnham in the UK. The photo above shows one of my drawi ...

THE BOOK OF BOOTH

For much of the last year I’ve been regularly contributing portrait illustrations to The Book of Booth, a column dedicated to alumni of the Chicago Booth School of Business. Here is my latest piece, a portrait of Indonesian entrepreneur and 2007 gr ...

Location Drawing with Veronica Lawlor – the Artists Association of Nantucket

Learn to draw on location and capture life with Veronica and the Artists Association of Nantucket on Thursday & Friday, September 14 & 15. Click here for more info! ...

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 ...
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