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Making Nature Journals at the Park

Explore printmaking and bookmaking as you create your own spiral bound nature journal.

Make your own spiral bound nature journal with bookmaking tools and supplies in the Pony Shed. Decorate the cover with printmaking techniques using leaves and ferns, or make your own heat moldable foam stamps to capture shapes and textures of natural specimens. These journals are great for writing or drawing. All materials are provided.

This class is held at the Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park in the Pony Shed.

Margaret Dwyer is the 2019 Artist in Residence at the Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park in Woodstock, VT. This residency is made possible by a partnership between ArtisTree and the Park that promotes arts and nature programming throughout the summer and into the fall. Margaret will engage with the public at the Park’s Artist in Residence studio and she will offer free workshops and demonstrations in painting and mixed media during her tenure. For more information about the Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park Artist in Residence Program, please visit their website. www.nps.gov/mabi/

Margaret earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts from Siena Heights University and her Master of Fine Arts in Visual Arts from Vermont College of Fine Arts. Margaret works in several 2D and 3D mediums, with watercolor being her favorite. She is also a mural artist, having created dozens of murals both public and private throughout New England. Her work has been recognized in numerous juried national and international exhibitions and has been published in fine art books and magazines. She currently teaches fine art through Kimpton Brook Art Studio in Wilmot, NH and ArtisTree. For more information about Margaret, visit her website.  www.margaretdwyerartist.com