You may register for one or more workshops. Workshops vary in cost. If you register for all 10 workshops, you will automatically receive a 10% discount, which will be applied to your final cost.

Workshops are held on 10 consecutive Saturdays, in various locations, beginning on April 15. Most are scheduled from 12Noon to 3:00pm -- there is one 6-hour workshop that begins at 10:00am.

Your payment will be required before your registration is complete. Payment will be processed here on the Bookwhen registration site.

Once you begin your registration process, it will remain active for 60 minutes. After 60 minutes, if you have not completed your registration, your reserved workshops will be cancelled and will be made available to other participants.

Please fill in your personal information at least once when asked. It is not necessary to complete this information each time you choose a workshop (if you choose more than one), but please do fill it in for at least one workshop.

You will receive a reminder email 6 days before your workshop(s). Please be sure to check your spam folders if you do not see an email from Bookwhen. Also, when you register, please make a note of your workshop(s) date, time, and place, just in case you do not see the reminder email.

Happy sketching!!

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April, 2017
15 Sat 12pm - 2:30pm Putting an Idea or Feeling into a Sketch, with Fred Polito
22 Sat 12pm - 2:30pm Capturing a Little Story: Animals, with Deirdre Fox
29 Sat 12pm - 2:30pm Details, Ornaments and Objects, Oh My!, with Mark Jones
6 Sat 12pm - 2:30pm Personalities of Urban Vehicles, with Wes Douglas
13 Sat 10am - 4pm How to Sketch Like an Architect, with Joel Berman
20 Sat 12pm - 2:30pm The Fear is Real: Sketching Humans, with Jingo de la Rosa
27 Sat 12pm - 2:30pm ArchiSketch: Lincoln Park Zoo & Garden, with Joann Sondy
3 Sat 12pm - 2:30pm Sketching the World, from Your Perspective, with Andrew Banks
10 Sat 12pm - 2:30pm City in Motion, with Lisa Flahive
17 Sat 12pm - 2:30pm Team Sketching in the City, with Peggy Condon
Times shown in timezone: Central Time (US & Canada)

Putting an Idea or Feeling into a Sketch, with Fred Polito

Saturday, 15 April, 2017   12pm - 2:30pm
Giddings Plaza, Lincoln Square
Fully booked


Focusing on what has drawn us to the scene, we can try to express these ideas or feelings in sketch form, creating a little story.

PLEASE NOTE: In case of very cold or inclement weather, this workshop will meet in a reserved room at Sulzer Public Library, 4455 N. Lincoln Avenue (southeast corner of Lincoln & Sunnyside, CTA #11 bus stop), phone 773-744-7616.


  • Your normal sketching materials, and paper at least 8"x11" or bigger
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