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2018 Events

August 2018

John is again teaching his five day classes devoted to making prints made on paper and cloth. No previous experience is needed. Classes limited to 12 students each. John brings lots of unusual plants from his own garden that are not usually available.

The cost is $699.00 for all meals and lodging in a motel like setting with room service. The program starts with supper and orientation on Sunday and ends after lunch on Friday.

There will be a $35.00 studio fee to cover all paper, inks, paints and unbleached muslin cloth. John also provides most of the plant materials including some rare and unusual plants from his own garden. Participants need to bring any clothing or other cloth items they wish to print.

The workshop is part of Elderhostel/Road Scholar Learning Program and is open to anyone 21 years or older. The classes will be held at the Cedar Lakes Conference Center located in Ripley, West Virginia, USA. Program Number is 5118RJ.

direct link to program page (Be sure to select the proper date when registering.)

A nine minute video of the class made by one of his students can be found at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wLnqLd0DhDc

5 DAY WORKSHOP ON PLANT PRINTING ON PAPER AND CLOTH
with John Doughty (NPS member) to be held in Ripley, WV USA

August 12-17 

September 2018

5 DAY WORKSHOP ON PLANT PRINTING ON PAPER AND CLOTH
with John Doughty (NPS member) to be held in Ripley, WV USA

John is again teaching his five day classes devoted to making prints made on paper and cloth. No previous experience is needed. Classes limited to 12 students each. John brings lots of unusual plants from his own garden that are not usually available.

The cost is $699.00 for all meals and lodging in a motel like setting with room service. The program starts with supper and orientation on Sunday and ends after lunch on Friday.

There will be a $35.00 studio fee to cover all paper, inks, paints and unbleached muslin cloth. John also provides most of the plant materials including some rare and unusual plants from his own garden. Participants need to bring any clothing or other cloth items they wish to print.

The workshop is part of Elderhostel/Road Scholar Learning Program and is open to anyone 21 years or older. The classes will be held at the Cedar Lakes Conference Center located in Ripley, West Virginia, USA. Program Number is 5118RJ.

direct link to program page (Be sure to select the proper date when registering.)

A nine minute video of the class made by one of his students can be found at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wLnqLd0DhDc

September 9-14 

March 2018

Becoming and Outdoors Woman - Wildlife Art Camp, for women ages 21 and up

March 3 and 4

 With Andrew Jensen (NPS member) to be held in Grizzly Ranch, Suisun, CA

Have you always wanted to combine your interest in the outdoors with your creative art interests? Then, this is the program for you!

March 3, 9:00 am Saturday thru March 4, 5:00pm, Sunday

Becoming and Outdoors Woman WILDLIFE ART CAMP is packed with fun and exciting wildlife art workshops and resources. This year, learn to use every single part of your catch in the most creative ways possible. Click this link for more details

March thru August 2018

NPS member and co-founder Chris Deweese has several events related to his new book "Life Among Fishes"

March 4: Featured artist at the Fort Ross Community Market.10am-noon

March 14: Joint Timber Press/Goff Books event at City Lights Books in S.F. with nephew Jason Dewees. 7pm See http://www.citylights.com/bookstore/?fa=event&event_id=3127 for more details 

April 18: Lecture and demonstration at Humboldt State University

May 4: Lecture, demonstration and book signing at Bodega Marine Lab. 3-6pm

August 18: Book signing and demonstration at Commercial Fisherman’s Public Market in San Diego with followup with local bookstore. See http://thdocksidemarket.com/new/ for more details

July 2018

TWO SEPARATE 1 DAY WORKSHOPS ON PLANT PRINTING
with John Doughty (NPS member) to be held in Augusta, GA at Phinizy Swamp Nature Park

July 14, 9AM to 3PM, Plant Printing on Paper, $45

July 28, 9AM to 3PM, Plant Printing on Cloth, $45

For information and to sign-up, contact Phinizy at http://phinizycenter.org or contact John directly at naturega@att.net

Sue Fierston (NPS Member) is teaching a Yosemite Conservancy art class, Painting and Printmaking, June 11–23, at the Happy Isles Nature Center in Yosemite National Park. This is the first time that Yosemite has held a nature printing workshop because of the prohibition against collecting anything inside a national park. Sue will be collecting leaves outside the park borders and bringing them to class. The workshop runs daily from 10 to 2 pm and costs $30 for the day. Supplies are available on site. For more information see https://tinyurl.com/ychoheor

June 2018