9th Annual 24hr Draw-a-thon 2014

Event: Nov 29, 2014 - Nov 30, 2014
6:30am - 6:30am
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Get ready for the 9th annual Draw-a-thon at Art Klub 519 Elysian Fields*. This year’s theme is…

*emergency location change!

me·nag·er·ie

  • a collection of wild animals kept in captivity for exhibition.
  • a strange or diverse collection of people or things.

Synonyms:

agglomerate, agglomeration, alphabet soup,assortment, botch, clutter, collage, crazy quilt, farrago,gallimaufry, grab bag, gumbo, hash, hodgepodge,hotchpotch, jambalaya, jumble, jungle, litter,macédoine, medley, mélange, miscellany, miscellanea,mishmash, mixed bag, montage, motley, muddle, olio,olla podrida, omnium-gatherum, pastiche, patchwork,patchwork quilt, potpourri, ragbag, ragout, rummage,salad, salmagundi, scramble, shuffle, smorgasbord,stew, tumble, variety, welter

THIS YEAR’S SCHEDULE:

Saturday November 29th, 6:30am Draw-a-thon Commences!

8am-noon:

Angela Driscol Draw a Picnic
Stan Danley You Break The Cage by Walking
Jeannie Detweiller Beast in the Jungle
Air. Land. Sea. Mobiles Through the Ages

9am-5pm Deadnettlez Draw-a-thon Mint

10am-noon

Kenny Harrison La Brea Tar Prints
Big Class- Undrawable Creatures
Plessy School Activity
Monkey Island
Pet Promenade

10am-2pm Create a Creature with Chris Deris

12-2pm THINGO with Caesar Meadows

12-4pm Costume Making for the Robot Parade (Actual Parade 4-6pm)

1-3pm Silk-screening with Ben Fox McCord

2-4pm Stencil-vania with Jed Deputy

3pm-5pm Kelley Mueller Hands Free Drawing

5pm Community Print Shop

5-7pm Silk-screening with Ben Fox McCord

5-7pm George Ingmire 1200 45s (Hanging out like wet clothes on a clothesline…Ready Teddy’s record collection…)Ready Teddy Draw with Ernest Littles!

6-8pm Annie Laurie Robot Parade Satellite Drawing

9pm-until Red Light Menagerie with Becky & Ry

10pm-midnight Figure Drawing with Gary Oaks

Midnight Imaginatomy with Kate Lacour

2-4am Camp Cassingham: Burgess Asteroid Field Park Service Alternate Evolutionary Trailways Transit Corps

3am Harpist Luke Brechtelsbauer

5-6:30am Clean up

On Going Activities

The Amazing Draw-a-tron 3000 by Natalie McLaurin
Whimsy Post
Emergency Drawing Kits
Fortune Drawing
King Drawthur’s Quest for 7 Doodle Beasts with Caesar Meadows
Insectionary
Birds of a Feather with Tristan Thompson
Still Life Scavenger Hunt
Games Animals Play with Ma Po
Butterfly Garden
Aquarium
Mini Sketchbooks
Extinct Animal Portraits
Run of Salmon

And oh so much more…

  • 3718 St. Claude Avenue
    New Orleans, LA 70117
    504-298-3161
    info@press-street.org

  • Press Street’s 24 hour Draw-a-thon is the only event of its kind in the city of New Orleans. It is an art experience in which people are active participants– not spectators; where the entire premise is to encourage creating for the sake of creating. It is an all-ages, free event that is open to the public with all art materials provided.

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