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Nature in the Arts – Wetlands & Watercolors

September 14 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm CDT




Create a watercolor landscape of the wetlands of Ivanhoe South Nature Preserve! Instructors from South Shore Arts will guide you through the process of layering watercolors using a mix of freestyle painting and stencils of wildlife.

What to Expect:

  • Visitors may stop by anytime between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. CDT
  • South Shore Arts will lead watercolor painting projects
  • Artists Avon Waters and John Kelty will demonstrate plein air using oil paint and watercolors
  • Guided hikes led by Shirley Heinze Land Trust staff and volunteers
  • Snacks and beverages will be available for visitors

Nature in the Arts is an all-ages program offered by Shirley Heinze Land Trust connecting the art community and people to nature. We encourage individuals and families of all backgrounds and ages to participate. For our other Nature in the Arts events, check out our website.

RSVP below to let us know you’re joining!

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Nature in the Arts activities are made possible in part by South Shore Arts and the Indiana Arts Commission, which receives support from the State of Indiana and the National Endowment for the Arts.


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September 14
10:00 am - 1:00 pm CDT
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Ivanhoe South Nature Preserve
750 Colfax St
Gary, IN 46406 United States
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