Urban Sketching On-Site with Zandro Tumaliuan


FREE per person


3h 30min

About This Experience

Join Zandro for a dynamic and inspiring Urban Sketching session where creativity meets the city's bustling energy! This event is perfect for artists of all levels, from beginners to experienced sketchers, who are passionate about capturing the essence of the urban landscape.  

Event Highlights:

  • Introduction to Urban Sketching: Begin with a brief introduction by Zandro, where he will share insights into his creative process and the significance of urban sketching in his work and travels. 

  • Sketching Session:  Embark on a guided sketching tour through the city's most picturesque spots. Zandro will offer tips and techniques to help you bring your sketches to life, including:

    • The quick and dirty techniques in drawing perspectives

    • Tools/kit 

    • Selecting subjects

  • Interactive Engagement: Engage with fellow sketchers and curious onlookers as you document the vibrant scenes around you. Zandro will be on hand to provide personalized feedback and encouragement.

  • Creating Lasting Memories: Capture the city's spirit through your sketches, creating unique souvenirs of your urban adventure.

Bring your art materials or treat yourself to some new ones at Opus before heading out.  Zandro will be demoing the following materials:

LAMY Safari Fountain Pens

SM-LT Authentic Watercolour Album

Octopus Inks

Opus Galiano Watercolour Brushes

Please note this is an Opus Granville Island in-person event.


About Your Host

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Zandro's background is in architecture and interior design, and his passion for sketching plays a central role in his creative process. He is consistently immersed in sketching, whether at work, conveying his imaginative design ideas, or exploring new destinations locally and abroad. Urban sketching is a source of joy and tranquillity for Zandro, offering solace amidst bustling city environments. Armed with his trusty pens, sketchbook, pocket watercolours, and inks, he ensures that every moment he captures is vibrant and captivating.
Seamlessly integrating sketching into his travels and experiences, Zandro documents his adventures while engaging with curious passersby. Through his art, he effortlessly captures the essence of his surroundings, creating lasting memories of his journeys.

Website: graphitespeak.com
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