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24 Jun 2021

Digital Drink + Draw: Abstraction

Unwind and find inspiration in self-taught art! Drink, draw, and connect virtually with AFAM Education staff and other creatives.

Explore colors, shapes, forms, and a range of approaches to abstraction and mark-making. In this session, AFAM educator and artist Natalie Beall will introduce works by self-taught artists Susan Te Kahurangi King, J.B. Murray, and others. Prompts for looking and drawing will be shared throughout the evening, and participants will be invited to share their work.

Space is limited; advance registration is required. Please consider making a donation when you register to support our ongoing virtual programming.

Instructions for joining us, with a Zoom link and password, will be provided by email upon registration. You can find this information in the confirmation email under “Additional Information.” Closed captioning will be provided in English. For questions or to request accessibility accommodations, please email

Image: Untitled; Susan Te Kahurangi King; New York City, 2018; colored pencil on paper; 11 × 17 in.; gift of the artist, in honor of the 2016-2018 Susan Te Kahurangi King Fellowship, 2018.14.1. American Folk Art Museum.

6:00 pm–7:30 pm

Online; free with registration