Livessence Society for Figurative Artists and Models is the Okanagan’s only non-profit life drawing society that promotes life drawing and figurative art in all its forms. The Society was founded in 2005 by local artist Julia Trops.

Our fall drawing season starts Saturday Sept 9 at 10:00 am at the RCA. See our calendar for details. Hope to see you there! 

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July 8, 2017 in Models, Sessions

Summer Drawing Sessions

Livessence starts our summer drawing sessions Saturday July 8 at 10:00 am at the RCA – Starting a month of NEW MODELS! See our calendar for details.

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June 10, 2017 in Models, Sessions, Workshops

Life Drawing Model Workshop – June 12

LIFE MODELING WORKSHOP Monday June 12 6- 8 pm at the Rotary Centre – Register at: livessencemodels@outlook.com https://www.facebook.com/events/1795026830523914/

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May 31, 2017 in Meetings, Members, Sessions

Life Drawing in the Orchard – June 3

Sat June 3, 2017 Life Drawing in the Orchard **Please check the website on June 2 where a message will be posted if we need to postpone due to weather, …

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March 23, 2017 in Meetings, Members, Sessions

Duo-Model Drawing Session & AGM – May 13

Sat May 13, 2017 Duo-Models Drawing Session 10:00am – 12:30pm in the drawing room at the RCA $10 for members, $15 for non-members **Seats are limited, arrive a few minutes…

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February 13, 2017 in Sessions, Workshops

Upcoming Special Drawing Sessions – Feb 18 & 25!

Sat February 18, 2017 Workshop with Tina Siddiqui 10:00am – 12:30pm in the drawing room at the RCA $10 for members, $15 for non-members **Seats are limited, arrive a few…

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January 8, 2017 in Uncategorized

Pirate-Themed Costumed Life Drawing

Arr, mateys! On Thursday Jan 12th, join our friends at Karmyc Bazaar for an evening of costumed life drawing with Pirate Princess Donnalee! Pre-registration required. For more information, visit the…

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January 6, 2017 in Uncategorized

First Drawing Session of 2017

We are back at the Rotary Centre this Saturday January 7, 2017 at 10am starting our drawing sessions once again. We have a great lineup of models and some specials…

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November 13, 2016 in Uncategorized

RCA Artwork changeover Saturday Nov 26

We will be doing a change-over of figurative art on the 26th of November at the RCA before the drawing session.   Each piece should be wired in a proper…

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September 10, 2016 in Uncategorized

RCA Artwork changeover Saturday Sept 17

There will be a changeover for the artwork in the hallway soon – Ralf will be at the RCA before the drawing session on Saturday Sept 17th. Please bring in…

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September 5, 2016 in Uncategorized

Drawing Sessions starting September 10

September is almost upon us, which means… the return of Livessence drawing sessions! NEW SESSIONS STARTING SEPTEMBER 10 When: Saturdays from 10:00am to 12:30pm Where: The Drawing Room at the…

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