The Arts

The Arts

The Arts

Saturday, December 12, 2020 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Autumn is the perfect time to explore colored pencil techniques with all the beauty of the changing leaf colors, seed pods, gourds, and berries. Their unique colors provide the opportunity to practice mixing and layering color. Learn to create rich reds, browns, and...

Assorted Leaves
Saturday, January 9, 2021 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

We'll walk in silence and write our observations and experiences, read to each other, keep watch, interview the world, give voice to what is happening. Patti will share poetic forms and present writing practices for deep attention.

Grassy field overlooking the ocean with a rainbow
Saturday, January 16, 2021 - 10:30am to 5:00pm

The smartphone has become the camera of choice for many. Learn how new apps can unlock your full potential to take breathtaking photos!

Butterfly sitting on a blackberry plant
Saturday, January 23, 2021 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

We will explore the role of place in shaping identity, starting with the land beneath us.

An open beach with waves crashing on the shore
Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 7:00pm to Tuesday, February 16, 2021 - 9:00pm

Photograph some of the seashore's most beautiful beaches under the best tidal conditions of the year during this 5-part workshop.

Two photographers with tripods standing on rocks in a tidepool area
Saturday, January 30, 2021 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

Spend a relaxing day exploring Bear Valley Creek through science and poetry!

A calm creek with fall colored trees
Sunday, February 7, 2021 - 10:30am to 1:30pm

Forest bathing is a guided nature meditation, a slow meander in the forest. Slow down and experience the natural world through your sense.

A tree with mushrooms growing on it
Saturday, February 20, 2021 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Take the mystery and frustration out of getting successful, exciting photos and learn tips to spark your creativity and excitement!

A sandy beach, ocean and dunes