USk Chicago instructors, this is a CALL FOR WORKSHOP PROPOSALS to teach at the  2019 Chicago Sketch Seminar (May 31 – June 2, 2019).

The Chicago Sketch Seminar is an annual educational event for Urban Sketchers. We are looking for a variety of Urban Sketching topics. The workshops will be given outdoors, in the streets and parks around The American Academy of Art at 332 South Michigan Avenue. The workshops are typically 2½ – 3 hours long, with a maximum of 15 students.

To submit a proposal to teach at the Seminar 2019, please fill this form before January 31, 2019:

Depending on a number of workshops submitted, there will be a selection process. If you have questions about creating a proposal or about details of your workshop, please talk to Alex Zonis or Barbara McCafferty Weeks.

We look forward to receiving your proposals!


SAVE THE DATE!! Urban Sketchers Chicago to host 5th annual Chicago Sketch Seminar – May 31 – June 2, 2019!

Urban Sketchers Chicago is happy to announce USk Chicago Sketch Seminar 2019!

Once again American Academy of Art opens their doors to host our 2½ day event on May 31 – June 2, 2019 in a beautiful location downtown Chicago.

Mark your calendars! Cancel vacations, weddings, reunions and fishing trips! This will be much more fun!

More news coming soon!

In the meantime, you can also follow USk Chicago on social media, where announcements and links to this blog will also be shared.