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Botanical Illustration 6: Putting it all together

Zoom Meeting CA

Now it is time to take all your botanical illustration techniques and combine them to draw flowers that have a foundation of structure and geometry but also have lively curling and twisting petals. Join John Muir Laws as he walks through the process of drawing a complex and curled iris. Don't be shy, you can

Pencil Miles & Chill

CA

Super low-key, supportive drawing and chatting online hang-out: if there are pages in your journal you've been wanting to finish, or homework you're wanting to catch up on, or just plain want to draw in good company, please join us! * Together, we create a supportive space. If a person feels like sharing their work,

Free

Spring Nature Journaling at the Marina Library-Virtual

CA

Virtual Nature journaling at the Marina Library Are you eager to learn more about the natural world? Want to sharpen your superpowers of wonder and curiosity? Come learn how to keep a nature journal! Melinda Nakagawa returns to the library for more nature journaling. In this workshop, we will have a brief introduction to nature

The Great Valley Nature Journal Club Workshop

CA

Join Brian Higginbotham and the Great Valley Nature Journal Club for weekly live nature journaling workshops. We review strategies for incorporating words, pictures, and numbers in our practice and share tips, techniques, and inspiration from the community and from past masters. Topics are usually announced in advance of the workshop and are held online through

Pencil Miles & Chill

Zoom Meeting CA

Super low-key, supportive drawing and chatting online hang-out: if there are pages in your journal you've been wanting to finish, or homework you're wanting to catch up on, or just plain want to draw in good company, please join us! * Together, we create a supportive space. If a person feels like sharing their work,

Free

Monterey Bay Nature Journal Club Online

CA

What we'll be doing: Join Melinda Nakagawa and the Monterey Bay Nature Journal Club. Please check Spark in Nature events page each week for details about today's topics! When Start at 9:30 am- end at 12 noon Pacific Daylight. Schedule: Start with an introduction and demo of a topic We log off the computer to

Plant Families in Our Foods

CA

Do you want to learn how to "see" plants better? In this 8-week course, we will be looking closer at 8 plant families who we often find in our foods. We will examine flower patterns and practice identifying members of the families - skills and curiosity you can carry forth as you explore plants in

Free

Ask Jack (Zoom)

Zoom Meeting CA

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 an open forum discussion where we troubleshoot your questions. This workshop will be repeated, so if your questions don't get addressed this time, never fear! There will be a next

Nature Journal Writing Workshop Wednesdays

CA

“Stories are everywhere, if we know how to look.”  -How to Teach Nature Journaling Join the Workshop In nature journaling, we use a mixture of words, pictures, and numbers. Join us for this new weekly workshop where we focus on WORDS. We’ll explore writing for different purposes: writing to observe, to think, to imagine, and

Nature Journal Educator’s Forum: Connecting with Other Lessons and Routines

Zoom Meeting CA

Our schedules are already full. How can we integrate nature journaling with existing lessons and learning objectives? How can journaling be brought into more aspects of learning? Learn how to teach Nature Journaling! Join our weekly discussion and idea-sharing for teachers, home school parents, and other educators interested in teaching nature journaling skills. Each meeting