run by the artists involved with the TIDAL MARGINS project

and funded by Touching the Tide, a Heritage Lottery funded Landscape Partnership Scheme

Drawing with charcoal and gel pens to produce images for a colourful painting, using acrylics, of the view from the Wildlife Lookout.  You may well see some of Minsmere’s special birds and learn about why they visit the reserve.

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Workshop run by Heather Hodgson (painter) and Karenza Jackson (printmaker/painter).

Two separate sessions, one in the morning and one in the afternoon for children and adults which will take you out into the landscape and introduce you to the wildlife.  Whilst out in the landscape we will do some drawings of what we see. Then we will go back to the Discovery Centre to make some fun paintings using the drawings as reference.  No experience required.  Maximum 20 per session.


When: Saturday, 12th March 2016, 10.00 – 12.30 and 13.30 – 15.30 (two sessions)

Where: Minsmere RSPB Nature Reserve

Meet: At Discovery Centre, Minsmere

Cost: £3 per person for the session, including materials

For further details and to book a place, please contact Minsmere Nature Reserve –

Tel: 01728  648281 or email:

Please see for art workshops to be run at other venues.

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