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The Naturalist's Desk: Landscapes through a personal lens

the naturalist’s desk:
language + landscape

Los Angeles County Arboretum
& Botanic Garden
Arcadia, CA
January 27 – June 23, 2018

Pamela Burgess explores the concept and meaning of landscape through art and text in… 299 more words

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Draw, paint and compose bird portraits

Scientific illustrator Kathleen McKeehen invites you to join her upcoming workshop on painting birds and feathers:

    Painting the Feather and the Bird!

    Greater Hansville Community Center… 114 more words
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Afternoon tea and the serigraphs of Henry R. Mockel

This year I had the opportunity to learn more about Henry R. Mockel, an East Coast artist known for his serigraphs of California desert plants. 160 more words

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Online scientific illustration program announces schedule for Winter 2018

Gretchen Kai Halpert
Gretchen Kai Halpert is the founder and instructor of an online program in scientific illustration. A graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design/CE, Gretchen has many years of experience working as a scientific illustrator and teaching programs about natural science illustration. 200 more words

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Winter/Spring 2018 Semester-Specific Course Descriptions

Did you know that several departments offer semester-specific course descriptions? 

Some professors give you insight into the type of readings you will examine, how your performance will be evaluated, and their goals for the courses they are teaching. 174 more words

'Nature's Beloved Son' at Hi-Desert Nature Museum

By Vanessa Cantu, Hi-Desert Nature Museum

Nature’s Beloved Son
Rediscovering John Muir’s Botanical Legacy
Hi-Desert Nature Museum
Yucca Valley, CA
September 21 – December 16, 2017… 124 more words

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'Visual Voyages' exhibition explores Latin American art, science, and nature

From The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens

Visual Voyages:
Images of Latin American Nature from Columbus to Darwin
Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens… 754 more words

Botanical Art