NJEF Types of Observation

How do we observe? 1. “Ambient noticing” — you’re just soaking in everything, taking in the big picture, and letting things come at you.2. “Purposeful attention” — you have a Read More


Gouache Skyscapes

Easy peasy clouds with toned paper and gouache... I have found a fun fast way to paint accurate clouds with gouache on toned paper. In this workshop, I will use Read More


Earth Stewardship Symposium

West Valley College 14000 Fruitvale Ave., Saratoga, CA, United States

I will be presenting a live nature journaling workshop on Friday morning. The conference runs April 18, 20-21.


NJEF The Teachers who Changed our Worlds

Join us to share the stories of teachers who personally changed our worlds. Let's celebrate those amazing educators who made a difference in our lives. Invite your special teachers and Read More


Welcoming Nature

Join a live conversation between John Laws and Stephey Baker. I recently had a wonderfully playful and philosophical conversation with artist-educator Stephey Baker. Our talk ranged from the mechanics of Read More


Redeeming Education Conference: Learning to See

Trinity Alliance Church 20639 CA-299, Redding, California

Come join us for a day of inspiration, talks, nature study, and rich fellowship where we will experience an education that is deeply redemptive for mothers and children. Be inspired Read More


The Nature Journal Educator’s Forum

Join our lively online discussion between educators around the world as we discuss and develop best practices for nature journal programs. Check back closer to the time of the event Read More


Bias and Discrimination in Education

Join us for a live discussion of the impact of bias and discrimination in education and what we can do about it as educators. If possible, please take this short Read More


Assembling A Composite

Learn how to see, understand and draw composite flowers! Together, we will create quite A-ster... Join John Muir Laws and naturalist David Lukas for a glimpse at the fascinating structure Read More