NJC, Episode 31: Sense of Place

Exploring a special place may require special methods. It helps to have a plan. Go on a scavenger hunt and find three small items that strongly represent this place at this time. You might, for instance, choose a brightly colored leaf in an autumn forest. Draw and describe these into your journal. Then add a little landscape sketch or diagram to complete the story. By combining the small found objects with the big picture you can capture the mystery and memories of a special place.

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  1. Sharron L Walker says:

    Wonderful and inspiring, as usual Jack! Will be sharing with my Nature Journaling group I am facilitating at San Pedro Valley Park.
    BTW just returned from Kings Canyon/Sequoia Nat’t Parks. Seeing you in the forest brought me back …thankfully the Big Trees are safe thanks to the herculean efforts of Park Rangers, CA Fire and all others!!
    Sharron

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