Studies from OCU Art Social Evenings
6 monthes ago - By Diana Moses Botkin
Mike Wimmer 's monthly Art S ocial evenings at Oklahoma City University are always a treat and I was fortunate to be able to participate this past January and February.
"Girl in Purple Robe"
Charcoal, chalk, and pastel on grey paper 15"x11"
©2016 Diana Moses Botkin
Mike offers attending artists the opportunity to draw from live costumed models and in the company of live musicians during the evening. The small girl in the study at left sat for us in January with a contented smile, composed and still, like a little princess.
During the February session, we were treated to live cello music...
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