THANGKA COURSES IN AND AROUND NYC: JULY 2014
in July 2014 Carmen will be back in New York City for Thangka courses and short workshops.
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Rubin Museum of Art, NYC
July 11/13, 2014
Carmen Mensink will be Artist/Educator at the Rubin Museum of Art for several days
and will give demonstrations and short workshops in the galleries of the museum:
Fri July 11 from 2-9pm - demonstrations and short workshops
Sat July 12 from 11am-6pm - demonstrations and short workshops
Sun July 13 from 11am-1pm - workshop
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Omega Institute, Rhinebeck, NY
July 14/18, 2014
Carmen Mensink will give a thangka retreat at the Retreat Week, at the beautiful and renowned Omega Institute in Rhinebeck, NY, about 2 hrs from NYC. In this week you will learn how to draw the Buddha according to the Tibetan Thangka Tradition (drawing experience not necessary) which is like a meditation. You will learn more about Tibetan Buddhist art, about mantras and about the Buddhist philosophy. All set in the wonderful green premises of the Omega Institute, this thangka retreat will defenitely recharge your batteries!
Students who have already drawn the Buddha in a previous thangka course with Carmen, are invited to start coloring or painting their Buddha in this week.
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Shantideva Meditation Center, NYC
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In the meantime please enjoy the pictures of the 2013 thangka courses in NYC:
Some of the places where Carmen teaches or has been teaching: