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One Artist, One Palette, 3,000 Paintings: 6 Years Illustrating The Laws Field Guide for the Sierra Nevada

Tuesday, July 3, 2018 -
6:00pm to 8:45pm
The Foster
940 Commercial Street
Palo Alto, CA 94303

From the The Foster Art & Wilderness Foundation in Palo Alto:

"One Artist, One Palette, 3,000 Paintings: 6 Years Illustrating The Laws Field Guide for the Sierra Nevada"

Please join us for an evening with John Muir Laws at The Foster on July 3, 2018, as part of the Artist-Explorers at The Foster speaker series.

About John Muir Laws

Laws, a naturalist, artist and explorer, will share his experiences and what he's learned in years of field sketching, that has helped him connect people with nature, and has informed his nature journaling curricula and other work to date. John Muir Laws is an author, teacher and the founder and host of the Nature Journal Club.

He has degrees in conservation and resource studies from the University of California, Berkeley, and in wildlife biology from the University of Montana, Missoula, as well as certification in scientific illustration from the University of California, Santa Cruz. He has been an Audubon TogetherGreen fellow and a research associate with the California Academy of Sciences. He is the author of several books, including "The Laws Guide to Drawing Birds." "The Laws Field Guide to the Sierra Nevada" and "Sierra Birds: A Hiker's Guide." Visit his website at www.johnmuirlaws.com.

Event Details

The event will include a light dinner and beverages; doors will open at 6:00 p.m., before the talk begins, to allow for time to enjoy art and food. The gallery will stay open until 8:45 p.m.

About the The Foster Art & Wilderness Foundation

Founded in 2016, The Foster strives to unite the watercolor journeys of artist-explorer Tony Foster in powerful exhibitions that inspire people to connect with wilderness.

Event Sponsor: 
The Foster Art & Wilderness Foundation