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Plein Air Drawing Workshop

  • Nahant Marsh 4220 Wapello Avenue Davenport, IA, 52802 United States (map)

In celebration of the special exhibition, Tall Grass Prairie: Picturing Biodiversity, the Figge is partnering with Nahant Marsh to offer a marsh trail walk/open air art making afternoon. Wear your walking shoes for the guided marsh trail walk followed by open air art making. Let the lush scenery and abundant wildlife inspire and inform your creative efforts.

Supplies: Students should bring their own art supplies for their personal medium preference: drawing, water color, collage, pastels, etc.
Portable stool (there are benches scattered throughout the area)
Water dishes (if needed for your medium of choice; water is available onsite)
Appropriate outdoor clothing, including a hat and sunscreen
(Art making will move inside to the Nahant education class rooms in inclement weather)

$30 member of Figge or Nahant Marsh; $40 non-member of Figge or Nahant Marsh

Later Event: September 4
Picturing the Prairie closes