Journal Sketching and Painting

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Sketch along the trail in pen or pencil, then learn to add watercolor. Finish the day with a journal full of Pt Reyes scenes! Joan will meet participants at the Five Brooks Trailhead and demonstrate and discuss how to make … Read more

Plein Air Painting Hike

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Join us for an evening of plein air painting at one of Save Mount Diablo’s gorgeous properties: Wright Canyon! All ages and levels of experience are welcome! An experienced painter will be available to give tips and tricks.     … Read more

Nature Journaling Workshop: Sedimentary Rocks

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Rock out during this months nature journaling workshop on sedimentary rocks of Sunol! We will dig deeper to discover more about this rock type and the ancient stories it holds. Embark on a step-by-step nature journaling adventure as you make … Read more

Shara Mays Everywhere: Solo Art Exhibition

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Shara Mays makes paintings that are big, bold, expressive, and not at all like what many think of when they think of landscape paintings. Mays doesn’t generally paint specific locations; instead, with her “internal landscapes” she gives people a window … Read more

Drawing Lizards

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Reptiles are amazing nature workers! Come learn how to draw these quick and elusive critters with local artist and naturalist Edward Rooks. Tune in for this engaging and interactive live-stream nature sketching lesson that you can follow along from the … Read more

Drawing Butterflies

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Let’s draw butterflies! Tune in to the Open Space Authority’s Facebook page at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, June 9 for an engaging and interactive live-stream nature sketching lesson with artist and naturalist Edward Rooks. All you need is a computer, … Read more

Ama la Tierra – EcoCenter Art Exhibit

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Come to the EcoCenter for this chance to see the beautiful paintings Erica Marquez and her exhibit, “Ama La Tierra”! Admission is free and light refreshments will be provided at the reception. About the artist: “ I am an independent … Read more