Category Archives: Events

Happy Thanksgiving!

Macy's Thanksgiving Parade | Veronica Lawlor
Happy Thanksgiving everyone! Spent the night before Thanksgiving drawing the balloon blow-up for the Macy’s parade here in New York City, an annual tradition for Macys and now, me too. This year I went with my friends and fellow artists Si Yeon, Ch ...

Con Edison Picket Line

Con Edison Picket Line | Veronica Lawlor
I just returned from the 3rd International Urban Sketchers Symposium in Santo Domingo – what a great three days! Spent this morning scanning my drawings, which I will post soon, but then heard about the demonstration activity going on outside the C ...

The Enterprise Space Shuttle

The Enterprise Space Shuttle | Veronica Lawlor
Last week, I had the pleasure of drawing the arrival of the space shuttle Enterprise to it’s new home in New York City – the deck of the Intrepid Aircraft Carrier. The Intrepid is docked on the Hudson river pier at about 45th Street in Manhattan. ...

Studio 1482 Hands-On Drawing Event at Etsy!

Studio 1482 Hands-On Drawing Event at Etsy
On Thursday, March 8, the members of Studio 1482 will lead a lesson in observational drawing from a costumed model, Kika, at the Etsy labs in Brooklyn. The drawing event is promoting their new book, One Drawing A Day: A 6-Week Course Exploring Cr ...

Prix Canson 2011

Prix Canson 2011 | Veronica Lawlor
I’m back from the wonderful city of Paris, and I had such an amazing time as the nominee for Canson North America to their annual Prix Canson. The Prix Canson aims to discover and support the work of artists through their Fund for Art and Paper. Wh ...

Paris Exhibition

Eiffel Tower | Veronica Lawlor
I am very thrilled to announce that Canson USA has asked me to represent the United States as a nominee for the 2011 Prix Canson! The Prix Canson is an annual prize presented to an international artist whose works contribute to the position of contem ...

Strength Japan

Japan Studio 1482 Fundraiser
The world is getting smaller, every minute of every day. What happens in Japan affects all of us. Their tragedy is our tragedy, their loss, our loss. Our hope is their hope, our persistence is their persistence, our strength is their strength. Give t ...

Egyptian Solidarity Rally in NYC

Egyptian Solidarity Rally in NYC | Veronica Lawlor
Egyptian-Americans and others demonstrated in Manhattan today, calling for the resignation of Egyptian President Mubarak. The rally began in Times Square and was followed by a march to the Egyptian mission at 44th St. and Second Avenue. I was out of ...

Service to our country

Airforce Week - Michele Bedigian
I thought it worth mentioning this week the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is hosting a series ofexciting events associated with the United States Air Force from August 24th through August 29th. The mission of the event is to bring together the ...

A Rose for Haiti

Rose For Haiti - Studio 1482 Fundraiser
Please visit our studio site, www.onedrawingaday.com to find out more about our fundraiser for the people of Haiti.  We have all contributed artwork for the cause.  You will find instructions on the ODAD website on how to buy studio artwork through ...

Yankees Victory Parade

Yankees Victory Parade | Veronica Lawlor
Friday morning I got myself downtown to Broadway to do some reportage of the Yankees Victory parade up the ‘canyon of heroes’. I hopped on the #4 train and went to the Wall Street station, where this sight met my eyes – – – The Yankee fans ...

Just Off Second Avenue

Just Off Second Avenue | Dominick Santise
Just off 2nd Avenue, sitting beside the western end of Century Lumber on the south side of 97th Street on Manhattans’ Upper East Side—not quite Carnegie Hill, not quite Spanish Harlem—are two 100 plus year old apartment buildings. They are the ...

Chocolate highlights

chocolate highlights - Michele Bedigian
highlights from the Buck’s County Chocolate Show in New Hope, Pennsylvania … and oh what a show it was! The word Chocolate alone draws in a crowd. So I wasn’t surprised how the line wrapped around the building as early as 10am. But what did su ...

Floyd Landis & the 2006 Tour de France reportage

2006 Tour de France | Veronica Lawlor
So, Floyd Landis is having his trial to decide if he will keep his title as the winner of the 2006 Tour de France. He is defending himself against allegations that he took testoterone during the Tour, allegations he repeatedly denies. This is the fir ...
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