NatureArt Lab offers participants the opportunity to learn new skills, meet new people and immerse themselves in art inspired by nature. Select a series of courses to suit your interests, and consider developing your foundation skills through a better understanding of colour theory, drawing skills or use of water-based mediums such as watercolour or gouache. Our team of experienced tutors will support your creative learning journey with expert instruction and guidance in a fully equipped art-science space.
NatureArt Sketchers - Free Monthly Field Outings
Join a friendly group of NatureArt sketchers once a month for nature-based field sketching outings.
Monday 25 February - Australian National Botanic Gardens
Monday 18 March - National Arboretum Canberra
Monday 15 April - TBC
Monday 20 May - Arboretum
Monday 17 June - Australian National Botanic Gardens
Monday 15 July - Australian National Botanic Gardens
Monday 19 August - Australian National Botanic Gardens
Monday 16 September - National Arboretum Canberra
Monday 21 October - Australian National Botanic Gardens
Monday 18 November - Australian National Botanic Gardens
Monday 16 December - Australian National Botanic Gardens
The group will meet from 10.15am - 12.15pm on the third Monday of each month at different locations around the Canberra region. The focus will be on wildlife and botanical drawing and sketching, large or small format, with artwork inspired by nature. No tutor will be provided. This is a free social activity providing artists with an opportunity to practice and refine their sketching skills, and to meet other people with similar interests.
Please bring your own sketching equipment including pens, pencils, papers, nature journals, drawing boards.
Please note that participation is voluntary, no costs are involved, and NatureArt Lab does not accept any liability or responsibility for participants in relation to these activities.
Bookings can be made through our volunteer coordinator Annette Dahler by email: Annette_dahler@yahoo.com
If you have any questions please contact Annette by email (see above) or by phone 0423 085 589