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Art in the Sanctuary

Brought to you by Art Services of WNY, local artists & NSSWNY

To be rescheduled 

@ HOUGHTON PRESERVE

Nature Journaling

with Thomas Annear 

June 19, Saturday

10:00 am-12pm

@ FURMAN PRESERVE

Nature Journaling

with Thomas Annear 

June 19, Saturday

1:00pm-3:00pm

@ FURMAN PRESERVE

Plein-Air Landscape Painting

with Thomas Annear 

Photographing Rare Plants with James Hoggard 

To be rescheduled.

@ FURMAN & HOUGHTON  PRESERVE

July 17, Saturday 

10:00 am- 12pm

@ FURMAN & HOUGHTON  PRESERVE

Photographing Rare Plants with James Hoggard 

August 7, Saturday

10:00 am-12pm

@ FURMAN PRESERVE

Printmaking Stationary Set with Ruby Merritt

August 7, Saturday

1:00-3:00 pm

@ FURMAN PRESERVE

Cyanotypes, with Necole Zayatz

Join us for one or all

of our unique art classes that will take place at our preserves! 

Register NOW by filling out the form!

Sign up for multiple classes or just one! it's up to you! Each one requires registration.

10$ deposit is required after you register and is done separately by email from our Art in the Sanctuary coordinator

Seats are limited so sign up quick & come get creative with us. 

Classes are all ages, minors must be accompanied by an adult. 

Must be individually registered. 

Each individual counts as a ticket.

For example, A family of 4 would be 4 tickets, registration for each person attending required.

Registration

To register, please take the time to fill out the information below.

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To be rescheduled

Nature Journaling

10am-12pm

Learn how to begin a Nature Journal, like a sketchbook for planning painting's compositions.

 

Learn how to draw thumbnails as you take a walk through the preserve.

 

Tips on how to keep a celebrated journal and visual references that shows the beauty of our outside spaces. 

Consider taking the painting out doors class to paint what you sketch! 

Thomas Annear

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June 19, 2021

Nature Journaling

10am-12pm

Learn how to begin a Nature Journal, like a sketchbook for planning painting's compositions.

 

Learn how to draw thumbnails as you take a walk through the preserve.

 

Tips on how to keep a celebrated journal and visual references that shows the beauty of our outside spaces. 

Consider taking the painting out doors class to paint what you sketch! 

Thomas Annear

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August 7, 2021

Cyanotypes: Sun Photography

1pm-3pm

This class will introduce students to an alternative photography process using UV light to create contact prints on photo-sensitive paper. 

Considering pairing this class with the printing stationary set morning class for one great day at the preserve. 

Necole Zayatz

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To be rescheduled

 Photographing Rare Plants 10am-12pm.

Join in with a professional photographer as he gives tips and techniques on how to capture that rare beauty in the wild. 

Participants can bring any style camera, even a smartphone camera!

The class is about improving your photo skills and it happens to be at the Furman, because there is lots to photograph. (note: this class is not focused on the botany of the plants)

James Hoggard

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June 19, 2021

Plein Air Landscape Painting

1pm-3pm

Whether you are a beginning or an advanced painter, Thomas will walk you through the process of painting on location.

 

Experience outdoor painting in our preserve. 

Supplies are provided, but you may bring some of you own if you have them. Prepare for sun and wear some paint clothes! 

Thomas Annear

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July 17, 2021

 Photographing Rare Plants 10am-12pm.

Join in with a professional photographer as he gives tips and techniques on how to capture that rare beauty in the wild.

 

Participants can bring any style camera, even a smartphone camera! 

The class is about improving your photo skills and it happens to be at the Furman, because there is lots to photograph. (note: this class is not focused on the botany of the plants)

 

James Hoggard

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August 7, 2021

Printmaking Stationary Set @ Furman Preserve

10am-12pm

Using common flora we will hand-print the patterns of leaves onto pre-scored cards and envelopes. 

Each participant will have a chance to explore the ground, test out and experiment with printing before printing the stationary set to take home. Paint used will be acrylic (not ink), but sturdy boots and paint clothes recommended. 

Ruby Merritt

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