On 27 and 28 June, Saturday and Sunday, will take place in Aljezur, the Castle and several historical sites in the county, the National Collective of designers Urban Sketchers Meeting. The meeting is open to all who share a taste for daily charts and the observation drawing. To participate, just bring an A5 notebook (or another format) and plotters materials (graphite pencils, markers, etc …) or aqueous (watercolors, Ecolines, Chinese ink) to choose from. The meeting will be Saturday at 10:00 am in the Aljezur Castle and Sunday will be in the same place at 10:30. You will need to consult the program of the two days for more detailed informations.
In the old primary school Barranco da Vaca (about 7km Aljezur) at 21.30 on Saturday, June 27, there will be a round table on “Daily Graphic and Design in Daily Life” which will be invited: Vitor Mingacho and Alexandra Belo – “The book as a graphic experimentation of space” Pedro Cabral – “Pocket dolls and walking trips”Mario Linhares and Ketta Linhares – “Retreat daily charts in Turin”José Louro – “Draw the lines: a non-graphical history” John Catarino – “Drawings of my beach”
You can join the Urban Sketchers collective guests in the outdoor dining will happen on the same day and same place at 19:00. Participation in the dining lacks registration and prior payment through the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org, same being open to all those who have not participated in drawing session during the day.
Agenda of the meeting
June 27, Saturday
Meeting 10 hours – Aljezur Castle
Draw historical sites and the market in Aljezur
Draw historic sites and gardens in Aljezur
Former primary school Barranco da Vaca (about 7 km from Aljezur)
Outdoor dining open to the community (required inscription email@example.com– via email- and advance payment via bank transfer to the account of the Association Salon – 0045 7020 40171962443 66, Agricultural Credit Bank in the amount of 9 – euros until June 24)
Open to the community activity
Round table with guests on “Daily Graphic and Design in Daily Life”Panel guests: Vitor Mingacho and Alexandra Belo – “The book as a graphic experimentation of space”Pedro Cabral – “Pocket dolls and walking trips” Mario Linhares and Ketta Linhares – “Retreat daily charts in Turin” José Louro – “Draw the lines: a non-graphical history” John Catarino – “Drawings of my beach”
June 28, Sunday
10:30 Meeting at the Castle
Draw the landscape that can be seen from the Castle(Travel to the Vale da Telha)
Hikes to the Ribat da Arrifana (circular low- difficulty route 1st part)
Lunch (need to bring a small packed lunch for a picnic)
Hikes to the Ribat da Arrifana (circular path of low- difficulty 2nd part)
Sharing and closing of the meeting.
Thank you for your attention