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Lyn Smith & Jamie Hogan: Nature Sketchbooks by the Sea


Thur July 26 10:00 - 12:00  LYN SMITH & JAMIE HOGAN at the Fifth Maine, Peaks Island

Nature Sketchbooks by the Sea

Join author Lyn Smith and Peaks Island illustrator Jamie Hogan for a workshop in nature studies. With demonstrations and direct observation of nature specimens from the Maine environment, everyone will make discoveries within handmade sketchbooks. Come sharpen your eyes and your pencils!

Enjoy a rare opportunity to learn from two of the most experienced and down-to-earth educators! Peaks Islander Jamie Hogan has had a rich career, deep with a myriad of illustration assignments, including her own and other’s picture books and as illustration professor at Maine College of Art. She and Wells, Maine author Lyn Smith have had the best collaboration with their book “A Porcupine’s Promenade: An encounter in the winter woods. This will be a perfectly relaxed and joyful summer experience, students will learn skills that will carry them into nature in a whole new meaningful way.

Ages 6 - 10

Workshop fee $30 Limit 20 students, please register: call 207-772-3585

The Fifth Maine is a lovely historic destination, please make time to tour their exhibit too!


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Earlier Event: July 25
CANCELED: Barbara McClintock Lecture
Later Event: August 7
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