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South Dakota Artists Alliance
Sketch Crawl

What is The Sketch Crawl?

Each artist is given a specially designed sketch book which contains a map of 5 locations, 5 5x7 sheets of mixed media art paper that has been stamped to ensure all work is done on the day of the event.  You then have  5 hours to complete the sketches of the 5 locations. 

When:  August 19
Check-In: 9:30-10:00  at Coffea Roasterie, 200 S. Phillips Ave.
Sketching/painting: 10:00-3:00. 

All artists then bring their books back to Coffea by 3:15 to be verified and put on display for the reception.  Artists will vote on their choice of books with a $25 award for artists choice. 

The locations chosen this year are:

  1. Greenway between 8th & 6th St.
  2. Falls Park
  3. 8th & RR Center
  4. Any Location on Main Ave. going North from 10th St.
  5. Brownstones Downtown, 405 S Phillips Ave.

Reception: 3:30-5:00 at Coffea Roasterie, 200 S. Phillips Ave.  where all sketch books will be on display and available for sell for $65.  All proceeds of the sale will go to the artist. 

This a rain or shine event. In case of rain the registration and reception will be held in Zanbroz Variety entry at 209 S Phillips Ave.