The Way of Water in your Watercolor Nature Journal August 7-12 with with Wild Wonder instructor Kristin Meuser

Sierra Nevada Field Campus Bassets, California

Spend 5 days and nights at the Sierra Nevada Field Campus located in the stunning Lakes Basin area of the Sierras where the trails are filled with the wonders of nature. Water moves through the Lakes Basin as an ever-present undercurrent to the land surrounding the Sierra Buttes. In this workshop instructed by Kristin Meuser, we Read More


Nature Journaling with Robin Lee Carlson and John Muir Laws

This event is available to anyone who has ordered Robin’s book, The Cold Canyon Fire Journals, and Heyday members. To gain access to the event, please email your order receipt to In this free, virtual event, Robin will be joined by John Muir Laws, author of The Laws Guide to Nature Drawing and Journaling. Together the two will Read More

NJEF – Strength-based Learning with Rebecca Rolnick

In the nature journal community, we love to use our "Growth Mindset" so we can get better at things we're not good at (yet). But another approach to skill development is "Strength-based Learning," which has a focus on identifying and cultivating students' core competencies. At first glance, these two approaches seem to be at odds Read More


Understanding and Drawing Birds in Flight

Learn about the mechanics of flight and how to draw birds in the air. Join John Muir Laws and special guest, bird photographer, and researcher Peter Cavanagh for a close look at bird flight. Peter will share photos and lessons learned from his new book 100 Birds in Flight. John will use these photos as Read More