Friday, August 05, 2022

National Day Special Sketchwalk at Esplanade

Hi Sketchers!

We resume our traditional special sketchwalk by the bay to celebrate Singapore’s 57th birthday on 9 August 2022 (Tuesday)!
We also have one of the Executive Board member (USk Events Director) and the host of our next International Symposium, Eric Ngan from Auckland, visiting and joining us!
The general meeting point is around Esplanade Outdoor Stage. Feel free to wear red and/or white!
Places that you may consider to sketch:
- Esplanade
- Helix Bridge
- Marina Bay Sands
- Art Science Museum
- Merlion
In light of the COVID situation, we urge everyone to remain cautious, mask on at all times and with the updated COVID SMM. Let's all play a part to stay safe!
Time: 9:30AM - 12.30PM
Google map: Esplanade Outdoor Stage
Nearest MRT station: City Hall (EW13/NS25) - walk through Citylink Mall / or Promenade (CC4/DT15)
๐‘ฐ๐’Ž๐’‘๐’๐’“๐’•๐’‚๐’๐’• ๐‘ต๐’๐’•๐’†:
In compliance to Government Covid safety guidelines, be safe!
Remember: MASKS ON.
Please strictly comply. USkSG (and our sketch leaders) will not be held responsible for any flouting of the above guidelines. Thank you.
Timeline for the day:
9.30am: Short briefing around Esplanade Outdoor Stage*
12noon: Start packing your things and make your way for Show & Tell
12.20-12.30pm: Show & Tell around Esplanade Outdoor Stage*
*Note that location of Short briefing and Show and Tell are subjected to change, depending on the weather of the day.
Instructions for the day:
1. Please have your mask on at all times. Make your way to the location, be aware of surroundings, and maintain necessary distancing.
2. Challenge yourself to explore hidden corners that hasn't been seen/drawn yet; this will also help prevent too many of us crowding the same perching points.
3. Post your sketches, snapshots and videos online — ๐ฐ๐ข๐ญ๐ก ๐ก๐š๐ฌ๐ก๐ญ๐š๐ ๐ฌ #๐ฎ๐ฌ๐ค๐ฌ๐  — so everyone can easily find the day's artistic output.
4. Some sketch leaders will go around to catch you in action for posts on Facebook and Instagram, so look out for them!
5. Happy sketching!! ๐Ÿ˜ƒ
Banner photo by Patrick Ng