NatureArt Lab

(NEW) Studio Workshop and Field Trip: ONE DAY NATURE JOURNALING WORKSHOP, 2 July 22 (Beginners)

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Learn to relax and explore the nature around you through nature journaling in the stunning Blue Mountains!

About workshop:

Nature journaling is a wonderful way to slow down and take your time to really look closely at the world around you.  During this one day workshop we will go over the benefits of nature journaling, some exercises to help you draw with confidence and provide some top tips about materials and techniques to try. 

We will draw some objects such as feathers and leaves in the classroom before going for an easy bush walk in the afternoon to find subjects to observe and draw in situ.

Field Trip:

In the afternoon a field trip will be taken either into the park near the venue, or into the Blue Mountains National Park at the Glenbrook entrance; depending on weather conditions.  There is an $8/vehicle fee to enter the National Park by car.  An option to carpool will be offered.

Dates: 2 July 22

Days/Times: Saturday 9.30am - 4.30pm

Venue: Glenbrook Hall, 2 Ross Street, Glenbrook, NSW

Learning Outcomes:

During the workshop you will:

  • gain knowledge of materials and equipment used with nature journaling
  • gain confidence in drawing and basic painting skills
  • get tips to make nature journaling as easy as possible, for capturing those fleeting moments
  • get an overview of the benefits of nature journaling and key details to consider when nature journaling

About the tutor:

Freia Noss is a lifelong birder, painter, bushwalker, and Blue Mountains resident. During the week she works to manage re-vegetation projects on rural properties in Australia. In her free time she enjoys making artworks of the beautiful native Australian flora and fauna she encounters. Freia has degrees in both art theory and environmental science, and studied conservation biology in the Peruvian Amazon, with a focus on birds and butterflies. Her art practice has become an important a way for her to re-connect with the environment after a long day in the office, and to learn about and appreciate the complexity of our native wildlife.

Level/experience/prerequisites: 

Suitable for people aged 16+: beginners; Suitable for beginners to intermediate students who wish to develop their nature journaling and observational skills

Administration:

Once you have registered, you will receive an email with a materials list and any details regarding the workshop.  Please check your junk mail folder regular to make sure you get our emails!

Please contact us if you have any questions at: info@natureartlab.com.au 

Refund Policy: Any changes or cancellations made by NatureArt Lab for any reason are 100% refunded or credited (for use on another course). Any cancellations made by the purchaser are refunded (or held in credit) for the total amount LESS a $60 administrative processing fee. Special consideration for waiving the $60 fee for compassionate/ extraordinary circumstances can be granted by NatureArt Lab by writing to info@natureartlab.com.au.

COVID-19 Policy: Students on NatureArt Lab studio courses or workshops are required to comply with all stated COVID-19 requirements specified at the time of booking. This includes showing proof of double vaccination prior to entry at the NatureArt Lab premises, wearing of masks indoors, use of sanitiser on entry and during the course/workshop and maintaining social distancing. Any additional COVID-19 related restrictions and/or requirements will be conveyed by email prior to the course/workshop. This policy will be reviewed and amended as ACT Government policy is changed and these changes will also be conveyed to students prior to commencement.

Discount Policy: Students may be eligible for Seniors Discount and/or Member Discounts on checkout. If you are unsure about eligibility or how to claim this discount, please email info@natureartlab.com.au.