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Guests of all artistic levels invited to participate in Jan. 24 event: ‘Sip & Sketch’ evening at WCSU pairs art with wine and refreshments

image from a Sip & Sketch eventDANBURY, CONN. — An entertaining and creative evening that pairs the experience of drawing from a live model with wine and refreshments will be offered in the “Sip and Sketch” series event to be held from 7 to 9 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 24, 2020, at Western Connecticut State University.

Guided by an experienced artist, the event will offer guests of all artistic skill levels an opportunity to create original drawings as they enjoy wine and assorted snacks during the “Sip and Sketch” evening in the Drawing Studio, Room 241 of the WCSU Visual and Performing Arts Center on the university’s Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. The admission fee of $25 includes refreshments as well as charcoal, paper and other basic art supplies. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own drawing supplies if they wish.

Admission to the event is open to adults 21 years of age and older. Tickets may be purchased online at The “Sip and Sketch” series is sponsored by the Department of Art, the Danbury Cultural Commission and Caraluzzi’s Markets.

For more information, contact the Department of Art at (203) 837-8403 or the Office of University Relations at (203) 837-8486.



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