Nature Journaling for Adults with Debora Young

graphic of a flower with the words nature journaling on it

Photo of artist Debora Young at Tandy Hills Natural AreaAdults are encouraged to explore outdoor sketching and journaling with artist Debora Young at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 12, at the Tandy Hills Natural Area in East Fort Worth in celebration of International Nature Journaling Week. The journaling session was rescheduled from an earlier date because of rain. 

The session is limited to a maximum of 20 adult participants, who will each receive a sketchbook to use during the program. They should bring their own pencils and pens, plenty of water, insect repellent and a chair to sit on. Participants are encouraged to dress for the outdoors and wear sturdy walking shoes.

Young, will lead participants to various sites within the park, and provide instruction on outdoor sketching, art techniques and appreciation of our native prairie landscape. 

 

About the artist

Cover image of the book Prairie Wildflowers Illustrated Young is the author of "Prairie Wildflowers Illustrated" and a founder of the Friends of Tandy Hills. She is an award-winning painter and principal artist/designer for Don Young Glass Studio. 

 

About the location

Tandy Hills Natural Area is a more than 200-acre remnant of Fort Worth prairie located five minutes from downtown Fort Worth at 3400 View St. The land was obtained by the City of Fort Worth Parks and Community Services Department in 1960 and designated a “natural area” in 1987. The show of spring wildflowers is unsurpassed in the Metroplex. 

 

When

  • Saturday, June 12, 2021 | 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location

Tandy Hills Natural Area, 3400 View St., Fort Worth 76103  View Map

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