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Drawing from Nature

Creative and practical art instruction will provide the beginner with the knowledge needed to confidently draw out their natural talent. A series of meditative and playful exercises will prime the pump and bring the beginner to a quicker understanding of subject.

Through the study of creative line, identifying shapes, and knowledge of value and textural relationships, the student will begin to compose confident drawings inspired by nature.

Drawing classes taught by New York City artist, Barbara Slitkin.

Saturdays at 11:00 am on: July 19, 26, August 2 & 9(Rain date make up classes will be the following Sunday)

This project is made possible in part with public funds from the Manhattan Community Arts Fund, supported by the New York Department of Cultural Affairs and administered by the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council.

All classes are free and open to the public, space permitting.

To register for art classes please contact: skrem32@yahoo.com

Kung Fu

Dias Y Flores in conjunction with Sifu Hung Man Gong is offering eight free classes in Hung Fut Pai also known as Buddha Palm Style Kung Fu which is a type of Southern Shaolin Gung Fu.

No previous experience is necessary. Classes will not involve any full contact fighting. The concentration will be on breathing, movement, timing, and mental focus. Refresh your mind body and Spirit with us in one of the villages most beautiful community gardens.

Mondays & Thursdays at 6 pm on: July 21, 24, 28, 31, August 4, 7, 11, 18(Rain date classes will be on tagged on to the end of the run)

All classes are free and open to all age groups.

For further information and registration for Kung Fu please contact taoslider@gmail.com

…in the Garden

Dias Y Flores Community Garden

520-522 East 13th Street Bet. Avenues A and B


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