The Paradise Notebooks: 90 miles across the Sierra Nevada

This is the recording of a live event at The Foster Museum from September 2022. Authors of ‘The Paradise Notebooks’, Richard Nevle and Steven Nightingale, shared readings and stories of their experiences in the Sierra Nevada in conversation with John Muir Laws. There was a special accompaniment by singer-songwriter Deborah Levoy who translated some of Read More

Wildfire Journaling

Our nature journals are an important tool to help us understand the wildfires growing ever larger and more intense across the world these past few years. Learn how to develop a deeper understanding of fire’s place in the natural world in this discussion with Nature Journaler and fire ecologist Robin Carlson and John Muir Laws. Read More

40 Years Painting Wilderness: Artist-Explorer Tony Foster in Conversation with John Muir Laws

John Muir Laws and Artist-Explorer Tony Foster share insights about their passions for art and nature in a live, online format. This conversation offered an opportunity for these two artists to reflect on the similarities and differences in their philosophies, approaches to painting, and perspectives on environmental threats in the world. The session begins with Read More