• Drawing the Face of Buddha | Art Workshop

    Saturday, July 22nd, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

  • About This Event

    Drawing the Face of Buddha

    Art Workshop

    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

    Everyone welcome!


    (v, gf, vegetarian)

    Green gazpacho

    Fresh Spring Rolls with Tofu and Homemade Peanut Sauce

    Pre-register using the booking form below on this page

  • Event Schedule

    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
  • The Teacher

    Teacher Image

    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.

  • Cost

    The cost per person for this event is as follows:
    (Click here to find out about becoming a Temple Supporter)

    Cost per person  $60
    Cost for GP/TTP/FP Members $30
    Cost for Benefactor  $0