Saturday, July 22nd, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Drawing the Face of Buddha
with Kelsang Gewang
For many centuries images and statues of Buddhas have been objects of inspiration and peace throughout our world. During this day course you can study ancient and traditional techniques to draw Buddha’s face, as well as getting plenty of hands-on experience. Come and enjoy a relaxing and peaceful day and leave with a Buddha drawn by your own hand! No experience needed, just a willingness to learn!
Lunch will be provided and is included in ticket price for this event ($10 value).
Materials: Materials will be provided. Paper, 2H pencil, a clean kneaded eraser, a clean 12 inch ruler with centimeters and inches, and a hand held pencil sharpener
(v, gf, vegetarian)
Fresh Spring Rolls with Tofu and Homemade Peanut Sauce
Pre-register using the booking form below on this page
The schedule for this events is as follows:
Saturday, July 22 9:00 am - 10:30 am : Drawing Instruction 10:30 am – 11:00 am : Break 11:00 am – 12:30 pm : Drawing Instruction 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm : Lunch 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm : Drawing Instruction 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm : Break 3:45 pm - 5:00 pm : Drawing Instruction
This event is taught by Kelsang Gewang. Kelsang Gewang is an ordained Buddhist Nun and has been practicing Kadam Dharma for many years. She has been a member of the art studio team for the New Kadampa Tradition for many years and has helped paint and gild statues and other precious objects for Kadampa Meditation Centers and Temples worldwide. Gewang is a sincere and clear teacher who both newcomers and long-term practitioners enjoy.