The Arts

The Arts

Friday, April 26, 2019 - 6:00pm to Sunday, April 28, 2019 - 2:00pm
Crabbe

This photography class turns our eyes toward the smaller, more intimate details of the world around us - not necessarily tiny, close-up macro photos. We will explore how to use our vision to recognize and isolate important aspects of scenes and locations through both...

Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 9:30am to 4:00pm
Kennard

We will begin small, twined baskets made with a diminutive relative of tule, known as “sweetgrass” among native weavers in the Pacific Northwest. As well as being fragrant, it is strong and soft, and lends itself to a variety of weaving strokes and color treatments.

Friday, May 17, 2019 - 6:00pm to Sunday, May 19, 2019 - 1:00pm
Cone

This class will focus on observing different qualities of light and color in nature and how they translate into painting. Reflected light in shadow, atmospheric color and light, time of day, and a breakdown of the behavior of light on water are some of the topics that...

Pastels & Natural Light
Friday, May 31, 2019 - 5:00pm to Sunday, June 2, 2019 - 2:00pm

Description: 

...
Saturday, June 22, 2019 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Gilens

Photo by Todd Gilens

...
Friday, June 28, 2019 - 5:00pm to Sunday, June 30, 2019 - 4:00pm
Hoffmann

Paint outdoor studies of the Seashore at Drakes Bay. Compose sand and surf and add birds, starfish and what you find in nature to enhance your paintings. Bring your favorite medium: watercolors, oils, or acrylics. All abilities welcome. Joan demonstrates and adds...

Seashore Painting
Friday, July 19, 2019 - 6:00pm to Sunday, July 21, 2019 - 3:00pm
Jaina

Writing is magic and deserves the reverence and dignity we give to such things. Writing is also a personal discipline, not a competition, and it is much more than a means of gaining fame and recognition. This workshop will be devoted to going deeper with our writing,...

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Hume

What is ecopoetics? The word’s root, poetics, comes from the Greek “poiesis,” meaning “to make.” Its prefix, eco, comes from the Greek “oikos,” meaning “family and house.” Given this etymology, we might understand ecopoetics, simply, as home making—the practice of...

Saturday, August 10, 2019 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
Boye

Learn to channel the sounds of the environment in this unique course inspired by the music of nature. Using the acoustic musical instrument of your choice, you will learn to hear and identify the natural music of Point Reyes and find ways to channel this pristine...

Friday, August 16, 2019 - 5:00pm to Sunday, August 18, 2019 - 1:00pm
Meuser

**$55 kit fee paid to instructor the first day of workshop**

...
Saturday, August 17, 2019 - 10:00am to 3:30pm
Antze

Come draw the beautiful flowers of summer: sunflowers, zinnias, and other composites. We will explore a variety of colored pencil techniques and learn how to blend, burnish and create new colors while incorporating the techniques of botanical drawing. We will focus on...

Friday, August 23, 2019 - 6:00pm to Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 2:00pm
Crabbe

Let’s turn our cameras toward the environs of Point Reyes and creating wonderful and compelling photos under the soft-light umbrella of Mother Nature’s great air-conditioner, the California Summer Coastal Fog. We will use field and classroom presentations shape our...

Friday, September 13, 2019 - 6:00pm to Sunday, September 15, 2019 - 2:00pm
Crabbe

Description

...
Friday, September 27, 2019 - 6:00pm to Sunday, September 29, 2019 - 1:00pm
Cone

Description

...
Friday, October 4, 2019 - 6:00pm to Sunday, October 6, 2019 - 2:00pm
Crabbe

Description

...
Saturday, October 19, 2019 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
Meuser

Description

...
Sunday, October 20, 2019 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Description

...