How to Keep a Birder’s Field Journal

Join John Muir Laws at the "Flying By The Seat of Our Pants" Free Virtual Festival. Learn how keeping a journal can add richness to your birding adventures and how Read More


Bird Drawing Basics- Fast Sketching

Join John Muir Laws at the "Flying By The Seat of Our Pants" Free Virtual Festival. How can you make fast bird sketches in the field? Learn techniques to capture Read More


Educator’s Forum: The Power of Story

How can we use story to connect us to place? Explore how story can engender a sense of belonging and connection to nature. Join the Educators Forum and special guests Read More


Drawing Birds, Proportions and Angles

Learn to draw birds with the San Francisco Bay Bird Observatory and acclaimed artist, author, educator, and scientist John Muir Laws! In celebration of SFBBO's 40th anniversary, we're learning to Read More

Stipple 101

Learn the basics of stipple technique (shading with dots) to add value and volume to your drawings. Join John Muir Laws for weekly live nature Journaling workshops with tips, techniques, Read More


For the Love of Birds Festival

Just $12! Join me and eleven other bird lovin' folks at the Love of Birds Festival. We are a community of folks who are crazy about birds! For less than Read More


Educator’s Forum: How we disagree

How can we hold honest open discussions about things that people disagree about? How can we better understand, respect, and communicate with people who hold radically different points of view? Read More


How to Draw and Paint Warblers

Zoom Meeting CA

Join me for this in-depth workshop at the Galt Winter Bird Festival. This event is FREE but you have to register and it is limited to 100 people. Click here Read More