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February 2016

How to improve your handwriting- Tiburon

February 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Richardson Bay Audubon Center & Sanctuary,
376 Greenwood Beach Road
Tiburon, CA 94920 United States
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Improve your handwriting with calligrapher and nature journal keeper JP Panter. Learn targeted techniques to improve the problem area that everyone shares. We will learn how to write in italic, a practical and flexible basic handwriting style which can be either printed or cursive. We will explore how different tools change the look and feel of what you write, as well as several ways to integrate writing with your sketches and illustrations. If we have time at the end of class we’ll…

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How to improve your handwriting- San Francisco

February 9 @ 12:30 pm
Building 1216, Fort Scott, Presidio,
1216 Ralston Ave
San Francisco, CA 94129 United States
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Improve your handwriting with calligrapher and nature journal keeper JP Panter. Learn targeted techniques to improve the problem area that everyone shares. We will learn how to write in italic, a practical and flexible basic handwriting style which can be either printed or cursive. We will explore how different tools change the look and feel of what you write, as well as several ways to integrate writing with your sketches and illustrations. If we have time at the end of class we’ll…

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How to improve your handwriting- Foster City

February 9 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Foster City Community Center,
1000 East Hillsdale Blvd.
Foster City, CA 94404 United States
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Improve your handwriting with calligrapher and nature journal keeper JP Panter. Learn targeted techniques to improve the problem area that everyone shares. We will learn how to write in italic, a practical and flexible basic handwriting style which can be either printed or cursive. We will explore how different tools change the look and feel of what you write, as well as several ways to integrate writing with your sketches and illustrations. If we have time at the end of class we’ll…

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How to improve your handwriting- Oakland

February 10 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Rotary Nature Center,
600 Bellevue Avenue
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Improve your handwriting with calligrapher and nature journal keeper JP Panter. Learn targeted techniques to improve the problem area that everyone shares. We will learn how to write in italic, a practical and flexible basic handwriting style which can be either printed or cursive. We will explore how different tools change the look and feel of what you write, as well as several ways to integrate writing with your sketches and illustrations. If we have time at the end of class we’ll…

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How to improve your handwriting- Cupertino

February 10 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
McClellan Ranch: Santa Clara Valley Audubon,
22221 McClellan Road
Cupertino, CA 95014 United States
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Improve your handwriting with calligrapher and nature journal keeper JP Panter. Learn targeted techniques to improve the problem area that everyone shares. We will learn how to write in italic, a practical and flexible basic handwriting style which can be either printed or cursive. We will explore how different tools change the look and feel of what you write, as well as several ways to integrate writing with your sketches and illustrations. If we have time at the end of class we’ll…

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How to improve your handwriting- Lafayette

February 11 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Lafayette Library and Learning Center,
3491 Mt. Diablo Blvd.
Lafayette, CA 94549 United States
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Improve your handwriting with calligrapher and nature journal keeper JP Panter. Learn targeted techniques to improve the problem area that everyone shares. We will learn how to write in italic, a practical and flexible basic handwriting style which can be either printed or cursive. We will explore how different tools change the look and feel of what you write, as well as several ways to integrate writing with your sketches and illustrations. If we have time at the end of class we’ll…

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Delta Birdwatching and Sketching Cruise

February 15 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Antioch City Marina,
#5 Marina Plaza
Antioch, CA 94509-7905 United States
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Enjoy a intimate look at the California Delta from the raised deck of a boat as we slowly cruise and explore areas inaccessible by land.  Bird life is abundant and diverse (you may see six or more species of hawks in the first hour, including a nesting pair of peregrine falcons). The boat has a tall upper deck from which we can peer over into the surrounding wetlands. You can also expect to see Swainson hawks, owls, and thousands of waterfowl…

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Winter Sketching Workshop at Sorensen’s

February 21 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Sorensen’s Resort,
14255 Highway 88
Hope Valley, CA 96120 United States

Seek out and sketch the beauty of the high-Sierra winter. Discover and sketch winter in the high-Sierra at Sorensen's Resort  (located in Hope Valley a little south of South Lake Tahoe). Learn the tricks of drawing in the field and how to use watercolor and pencil including the patterns of rocks, trees, and snow and Sierra skies. Learn the tricks of drawing in the field and how to use watercolor and pencil to make fast sketches and detailed studies. Learn how to finish a…

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March 2016
Free

Keynote Address, UCSC Natural History Symposium: Thinking Like a Naturalist

March 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Kenneth S. Norris Center for Natural History,
UC Santa Cruz, 1156 High Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95064
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Keynote Address Did you know that your powers of observation and curiosity are not static traits but skills that you can develop and enhance? How can you get more out of every nature ramble? Developments in neuropsychology have opened doors in our understanding of the brain and cognition and how you can train yourself to see more and to be more curious about what you discover. Naturalist and illustrator John Muir Laws will demonstrate simple and fun techniques you can incorporate…

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Introduction to Sketchnoting: Tiburon

March 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Richardson Bay Audubon Center & Sanctuary,
376 Greenwood Beach Road
Tiburon, CA 94920 United States
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Visual note-taking (aka “sketchnoting”) is a powerful and fun way to capture and remember information and share it effectively. With a set of simple techniques, you can visually capture key points of a lecture, video or book, so that you can quickly recall the ideas and put what you’ve learned into action. Visual notetaking techniques can also be used to record observations in the field and your thinking or explanations for what you see. Whether used as a personal memory…

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