Ask Jack

Ask you Nature Journaling questions live with John Muir Laws. Do you have questions about drawing, journaling, naturalist skills, or journaling teaching techniques? Join John Muir Laws and the Nature Journal Club every week for a one-hour open forum discussion where we explore (and hopefully answer) your questions live. Stick around at the end of Read More

$20

Noticing Nature (Educator’s Forum)

Join naturalist educator Sue Slotterback and John Muir Laws for a discussion of how she developed and grew the Noticing Nature program. This is a program for seniors in New Jersey to get outdoors and nature journal together. Learn how she connected with existing programs and needs in the community and progressively built resources as Read More

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Spirituality and Religion-Educator’s Forum

Do you incorporate spiritual practice, prayer, or religion into your nature-based or journaling programs? What is your experience? What are your goals and what are the best ways to meet those? What are the challenges? Learn how to teach Nature Journaling! Join our weekly discussion and idea-sharing for teachers, home school parents, and other educators Read More

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The Dragons of Land and Sea

Learn to draw the Marine and Land Iguanas of the Galapagos. These strategies will also be useful for sketching any lizards you find. Join John Muir Laws for weekly live nature Journaling workshops with tips, techniques, inspiration, teaching strategies, and interviews. Topics are usually announced in advance of the workshop. If special materials or class-specific Read More

$20

Best practices for beginning leaders_ Educator’s Forum

Are you new to nature journaling? Do you have limited experience drawing or in nature study? How can you successfully lead programs and groups when you too are new to the process? Learn how to teach Nature Journaling! Join our weekly discussion and idea-sharing for teachers, home school parents, and other educators interested in teaching Read More

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Seabird Diversity

Seabirds are elegant creatures in flight. On land they are curious and varied. Explore seabird diversity and how to draw the differences between species. We will also explore the surprising structure of the folded wing. Join John Muir Laws for weekly live nature Journaling workshops with tips, techniques, inspiration, teaching strategies, and interviews. Topics are Read More

$20

Fast Field Sketches for Better Birding!

Learn how to make fast drawings of birds to help you observe and remember the details. You don't need to be an artist to make effective field sketches. The process will help you develop a mental map of bird plumage, and develop fundamental birding skills. John Muir Laws will demonstrate techniques that anyone can use Read More

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