It is a small but powerful act. One that everyone can do. Drawing. It is a pencil, ballpoint pen, charcoal on paper. It is a mark in the sand, chalk on the sidewalk. Drawing, is a visual language. Making marks on a surface is a truly democratic activity, something that everyone regardless of age, culture, socio-economic status can take part in.
A traveling installation, an interactive studio. Featured in several museums (named here) and schools. The Drawing Lab is a space for every to draw: young and old, experienced artists and beginners. It is for those who love to draw and for those who may be afraid to draw.
Creator of the Drawing Mind and a visual artist, educator and researcher. Putnoi has an M.Ed. from the Harvard Graduate School of Education, a 5th Year Graduate Degree from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts. She has shown her work in solo and group exhibitions nationally.