Nature Journaling workshops
Hanmer Springs - 2-day workshop
28/29th May 2021
Nature journaling for all ages
Nature journaling is sketching or writing your response to nature. This fun and relaxing practice helps you connect more closely with plants, trees, birds and other natural things.
For all ages over 5, but children 5-12 must be accompanied by a ticketed adult
You will understand what nature journaling is and know different methods to make you journal work for you individual interests. You will start a journal and have completed at least 2 double pages using word, images, titles, icons and have the knowledge and confidence to continue.
Outline - 10am – 4pm with an hour for lunch
Introduction to nature journaling
Overview of materials and equipment
Different ways to keep a journal
Simple pen and wash demonstration
If time, start your journal
1.30-4pm Free time to start journaling
Using microscope – dissections of plant material to see parts too small for the naked eye.
Use of decorative lettering on pages already made
1.30-3.30pm Free time to continue journaling
3.30-4pm review of work done, question time
Depending on weather, we will endeavour to get to 2 different landscapes.
Bad weather option – work indoors with natural specimens collected before hand
TO BOOK - email firstname.lastname@example.org