Skulls and Skeleton Drawing – Workshop at ARCH Supplies

Event has passed (Sat Aug 11, 2018 - Sat Aug 11, 2018)
ARCH Art and Drafting Supply
01:00 PM
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Join anatomy professor Helen Kairo and artist David Tenorio for a special workshop on drawing skulls and skeletons from a wide range of animal species.

Participants will enjoy a wonderful afternoon of hearing in-depth knowledge about Helen's amazing skeletal collection while learning basic-to-advanced drawing tips from David.  Both instructors have years of professional experience in their respective fields and are excited to host this special class combining their skills.

This workshop is designed for beginning-to-advanced artists.  Overall it presents a rare opportunity to spend valuable time drawing rare, beautifully arranged specimens up close!
The list of confirmed specimens includes:

Ram Skull (and several other horned skulls)
Horse Skull
Ostrich Skull
Coyote Skull
Deer Skull
Kangaroo Skull
Python Skull/Skeleton
Hornbill Skull
And more!

Each ticket includes the necessary drawing supplies for the workshop – artist quality pencils and paper – but participants are also encouraged to bring additional supplies if desired (no oils/solvents please.)
**IMPORTANT NOTE:  The animals used in these anatomical displays are reclaimed from naturally deceased specimens provided by sanctuaries, breeders and rescues.  All specimens have been sourced responsibly and with the utmost respect.
Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?
This event is currently designed for adults 18+; please contact the organizer if you are interested in signing up a participant who is high-school aged and interested.
What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?
ARCH Supplies has plenty of free parking in the front of the store!  For public transportation, the Muni 22 and 55 bus lines run past the store (off 16th St.) with service from 16th St. BART.
What can I bring into the event?
Supplies are provided, but feel free to bring additional drawing/painting supplies.  No solvents or oil paints are allowed at this time due to the workshop space.  Please feel free to also bring a small snack and water.
How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
For any questions, messages can be directed towards David Tenorio at [email protected]
What is the refund policy?
Due to the preparation involved and the scheduling of the instructors involved, refunds will not be processed at this time.  Please contact the organizer for more information.


  1. ARCH Art and Drafting Supply 10 Carolina Street, San Francisco, CA