1. We Love Sketching Exhibition by Urban Sketchers Ipoh @ 15 Clarke Street

1. We Love Sketching Exhibition by Urban Sketchers Ipoh @ 15 Clarke Street

Ever since a chance meeting with Dr Lim Su Min of Urban Sketchers Singapore two or three years ago during my trip to the Little Red Dot, I became interested in the movement.

2. charity sale at the lobby of the venue

2. charity sale at the lobby of the venue

3. postcards for sale

3. postcards for sale

So, when I found out that Urban Sketchers Ipoh is celebrating its first anniversary and hosting an exhibition-cum-charity event, obviously, I had to go and check it out.

4. the gallery

4. the gallery

5. one of the sketches displayed - by Nyia Kee Chin

5. one of the sketches displayed – by Nyia Kee Chin

Currently held at 15 Clarke Street, a new event space in Ipoh town, there are some eighty art pieces by twenty artists on display. These pieces are for sale. Some have already been sold.

6. exhibits

6. exhibits

7. exhibits

7. exhibits

On sale are also postcards. A portion of the proceeds is donated to the Good Shepherd Children’s Home.

8. exhibits

8. exhibits

9. a watercolour piece by Faerie Lee

9. a watercolour piece by Faerie Lee

To encourage more people to pick up sketching, two workshops are lined up: on 19th and 23rd April. For further information, log on to: https://www.facebook.com/groups/urbansketchersipoh/

10. the drawings bring back plenty of memories for senior citizen

10. the drawings bring back plenty of memories for senior citizens

Event: We Love Sketching – Urban Sketchers Ipoh 1st Anniversary Exhibition & Charity Event
Venue: 15 Clarke Street @ No. 15, Jalan Sultan Abdul Jalil, 30450 Ipoh.
Date: 15th – 23rd April, 2017
Time: 10am – 5pm

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