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Paint Your Heart Out: Ten Tips, Tools and Techniques to Improve Your Drawing Skills with Mike Sowers

April 20, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 1:30 pm


Saturday, April 20th, 2019

Mike Sowers

Ten Tips, Tools and Techniques to Improve Your Drawing Skills

Description: This class will focus on specific ways to improve your drawing, whether in preparation for a painting or for the pure enjoyment of drawing. The workshop will include a slide show, hand outs, short demos and lots of time to experiment with the tools and ideas presented.

Mike Sowers, a 5 year Chestnut member who paints or draws (almost) daily and can regularly be found painting at Warehouse 521, OnTrack Studios, Southgate Studio (the Factory) and Plaza Art Supply.

He has had the opportunity to do courtroom sketches for all the Nashville TV stations and NBC Universal over recent years.

Time: 9:30 am-1:30 pm

Member Fee: $50  Non-member Fee: $70

To Register, go to:    Ten Tips, Tools and Techniques

Location: Warehouse 521, 521 Heather Place, Nashville, TN, 37204

Student Levels for this workshop: Beginning and Intermediate 

 Student Limit:  15

Supply list:

9” X 12” or larger drawing pad

2B, 4B and 6B pencils

sharpener + sand paper or sanding block, also for sharpening

kneaded eraser  and. 6” ruler, either metal or plastic

Several tools will be brought by the instructor for you to try out

Bring a snack!


April 20, 2019
9:30 am - 1:30 pm
Event Category:


The Chestnut Group


Warehouse 521
521 Heather Place
Nashville, TN 37204 United States
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