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Sip and Sketch: Graphic Novel Nature Journaling

September 18, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

$30 – $35

Spend an enjoyable evening learning how to give your nature journaling a graphic novel style. Artist Jenah Mead will demonstrate her drawing process, discuss tips and techniques, and guide you through the process. Learn how to balance content, create a story line, and draw for the medium. Jenah will provide individual support as you go. Choose subjects from the MNHC collection to study and draw.

All materials, two glasses of wine, beer, or soda, and light refreshments are included in the program. So sit back, sip a beverage, and draw!

Jenah Mead an educator, naturalist, and visual artist who specializes in wildlife drawings and paintings. Jenah has taught science and environmental education to all ages on behalf of several organizations, including the Montana Natural History Center, the SPARK! program, Clark Fork Watershed Education Program (CFWEP), The Wildlife Society, spectrUM Science Discovery Area, and undergraduate organic chemistry labs at The University of Montana.

“As an artist, discovering our place through art makes intuitive sense to me. Art requires us to really see the subject of our work, pouring over every little detail. Art requires us to understand our subject and try to capture its spirit. It requires us to feel something and reflect that feeling in the finished piece.”

Registration is required. Register here.

Cost: $30 MNHC members, $35 non-members.

Cancellation policy: the course fee (minus a 25% administrative fee) is refundable if a cancellation is made up to 7 days before the event. No refunds will be issued for cancellations made after this deadline.


September 18, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$30 – $35
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Montana Natural History Center
120 Hickory St.
Missoula, MT 59801 United States