Wild Coast Journaling: Tide pools

Sat. July 15, Pinnacle Gulch (near Doran Beach)

register through SRJC Community Ed SUMMER 2017. Materials: Your own choice of sketchbook/plain paper journal, a pencil & ball point pen (colored pencils/watercolors are optional). Ages 15 to adult, all levels welcome.




Sonoma State University, EXCEL for Youth

SUMMER 2017, Session 4, M-F, July 10- 14

register through SSU extended ed:

Sci-Art: Rainforest World (Grades 4-7)

DaVinci Drawing (Grades 5-9)

Teaching Artist, Rincon Valley Charter School, Santa Rosa 4/19/17

“Inspired by daVinci” journal drawings and studies, Grades 7-8

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References and Interesting Links

Searchable database of plant, animal, + habitat photos

Searchable illustration directory: Medical Illustration Sourcebook

California Native Plant Society

Guild of Natural Science Illustrators is a citizen science program that monitors the coastal ecosystems of California

My recent article on science illustration is published here:

& Artists:

Scratchboard ink artist Trudy Nicholson

Artist Margaret Mee illustrates the Amazon Rainforest

Marine biological illustrator Ernst Haeckel, 19th century– click on the images for enlargements

Albrecht Durer, fine artist of the 16th century– click on the images for enlargements

Maria Sibylla Merian, 17th century, insect metamorphoses

daVinci journals

Environmental and Eco Art: Women Eco Artists Dialog