Recurring Event The Great Valley Nature Journal Club Workshop

The Great Valley Nature Journal Club Workshop


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 Read More

Recurring Event Journaling with Nature Podcast

Journaling with Nature Podcast


Journaling With Nature is a podcast for those who want to turn curiosity into wonder…a pencil sketch into a rabbit hole of discovery…a moment of stillness into a life full of joy! Join Bethan Burton each week, Sunday 4PM Pacific time, when a new episode is published. The podcast includes in-depth interviews with nature journalers Read More

Spark Your Curiosity 1 Nature Journaling course


An introductory course. Live and interactive. with Melinda Nakagawa Gain the tools and skills to be comfortable creating a nature journal page using various techniques. Develop your superpowers of observation and curiosity and begin to uncover what was unseen in nature. Class Time: Mondays 4pm – 5:15pm Pacific Time Course is six weeks, Five sessions: Read More

What’s in Your Kit?

Join John Muir Laws and members of the Nature Journal Club as we dump out and explore the contents of our nature journaling kits. Usually, our Tuesday sessions are open forums but not today! We are going to take a peek into the contents of our nature journal kits, freshen them up, and re-pack to Read More


Nature Journal Writing Workshop Wednesdays: “Family Nature Memories”


“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 Read More

Educator’s Forum: Cold Weather Journaling

What phenomena can you explore on cold winter days? What strategies help you teach when the temperature drops? Learn from the pros. 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 will have a theme. Most Read More

Recurring Event The Nature Journal Show Episode Premieres!

The Nature Journal Show Episode Premieres!


Every week The Nature Journal Show provides you with tips, tricks, and techniques to help you get more out of your nature journaling! In addition to exciting nature journal adventures, and practical how-to episodes, there are also inspiring conversations with other nature journalers, nature artists, and nature researchers! Join the premieres every Wednesday at 6pm Read More

Let’s Draw a Steller’s Jay

I love corvids. Join me as I walk through the process of creating a careful illustration of a Steller's Jay. I will use a combination of graphite, watercolor, and colored pencil highlights. What happened to the seaweed you ask? I could not find any on the five beaches I visited today- I am kepless... It Read More


Spark your Curiosity Level 2- Stoke the Fire Nature Journaling


This is building on foundations taught in  Spark your Curiosity Level 1 with Melinda Nakagawa Go here for details and registration information: For students who have taken the Level 1 course.   “Melinda Nakagawa is the one of the most inspiring nature journaling teachers and coaches you will meet. Her workshops combine thoughtful and Read More