Welcome to Red Rock Country.

Arizona, USA

Join Virtual NYC Urban Sketchers in sketching one of the most breathtaking places in America. SEDONA, Arizona  is situated at the lower end of Arizona's spectacular Oak Creek Canyon, renowned for its stunning red rock formations and surrounding lush forests. It is also a well known mystical haven for  for spiritual wellness, due to the numerous energy vortexes known to populate the region. Approximately 3,000,000 tourists visit Sedona every year attracted by its magical landscape and the thrill of outdoor, indoor, and spiritual adventures in this truly unforgettable place.

For today's sketching exploration, you may consider focusing on one or several of the many landscapes during the different seasons, weather conditions, or time of day. You can also focus on the wildflowers and plants of the region. Just enjoy the magic of looking at America's Red Rock Region.

[Video Intro to Sedona Geology]

-History of Sedona
-The Earliest Sedonans
Sedona Vortex 1 and 2

Breathtaking Photography of Sedona
All Virtual New York Urban Sketchers events are one session (10 am -12 pm EST) held on Saturdays. For participants wanting to challenge themselves sketching more of a particular locality or theme, you are welcome to do the EXTENSION SKETCH PROJECT below:

SEDONA Extension Sketch Project:
Choose of the following prompt to sketch:
(a) plants and the different cacti of Sedona
(b) Sedona in all four seasons
(c) places of the the energy vortexes in Sedona
Antelope Canyon and Horseshoe Bend

*Please post your finished sketches
to the USK NYC Facebook Site

Facilitators of Virtual NYC Urban Sketchers
  • Theresa Smith
  • Lynda Greeley (Mama Bear)
  • Cecilia Evasco
  • Dina Schlesinger
with the assistance of Mark Liebowitz
founder of USK NYC

web site design by Cecilia Evasco
for Virtual NYC Urban Sketchers
under the auspices of USK NYC
Scheduled for July 17, 2021

upcoming: Hot Air Balloon Festivals
aound the World 7/24

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