June Dinner Meeting


June 8th is our PSC’s Annual Pizza night under the stars!  This year, dinner will be preceded by ‘Killer’ Nachos (featuring crisp tortillas w/Monterey Jack and Colby cheddar cheese, olives, peppers, onion served with sour cream, salsa and jalapeno peppers) followed by several selections of pizzas and a tossed salad from our caterer, Pizzeria Cappelli Brothers located at 209 South 13th Street, Philadelphia, PA – take out only. There will be vegetarian selections available and cookies for dessert.

Our speaker for this dinner will be Ken Weiner. Ken is the Vice President of the Philadelphia Sketch Club, as well as Membership Chair, Portfolio Editor, and Chair of the upcoming PHOTOgraphy Exhibition.

The deadline for RSVPs will be Wednesday June 6th at Noon. You can email executivedirector@sketchclub.org, or call 215-545-9298. Members $16 | Guests $18

We hope to see you all there with this dinner being the last until September!



Workshop Show Reception


Come by the Sketch Club on May 20th from 2-4 PM for our workshop reception! This exhibition features a number of curated works from our weekly workshops. Our artists utilize many different forms of media including charcoal, pastel, oils and many more. You can learn more about our workshops here!


May Dinner Meeting and Election


Reserve your spot now for the PSC’s May Dinner Meeting and Election! The meeting will be held on Friday, May 11th, at 5:30 PM. The deadline for RSVPs is Wednesday, May 9th at noon. You can email executivedirector@sketchclub.org, or call 215-545-9298.

Cost: $16 for Members, and $18 for Guests

MENU: Sliced Roast Beef with Gravy  |  Roasted Rosemary Potatoes  | Roasted Carrots  | Eggplant Parmigiana  | Garden Salad  | Cheesecake for Dessert. Meals are arranged and coordinated by PSC member volunteer Chuck Tarr. 

Sketch Club Election of Board of Directors

Any PSC member in good standing who has been a member for more than one year is eligible to run for an Executive or Board position. Executive Officers serve one-year terms, and Board members serve for two years. The Board meetings are scheduled for 6:30 PM on the third Tuesday of each month at the Club. 

If you would like to nominate yourself or another member for an elected position, contact Michael Fernandez, our Nominations Chairman, at michaelanthonyfernandez@yahoo.com. The list of candidates will be presented during the election, which will take place during the dinner meeting. 


Plein Air Event and Exhibition

Excited for the plein air season? 

The Philadelphia Sketch Club will be holding an urban plein air event from May 1st to July 17th, and an exhibition of registered works from July 25th to August 15th in our main gallery.

Rittenhouse Square

Rittenhouse Square, a prime plein air location.

More details, including the prospectus, are available on the registration page:

1st Annual Summer Urban Plein Air Event and Exhibition

Participation is open to everyone. We encourage you to enjoy the great outdoors with us. Let’s paint!