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Award-winning documentary focused on fishing in Gloucester, MA.
Time: 6:30-8:30 pm.
Date: March 24, 2021.
RSVP to receive the link to watch the film at the above time and join us on Zoom afterward for a discussion with local fishing experts.
Watch party limited to 100 people, so don't miss out!
Film & Lecture Series funded by MA Office of CZM
"The Feather Thief: Beauty, Obsession, and the Natural History Heist of the Century" by Kirk Wallace Johnson
WHEN: 6:00 pm on Tuesday, March 30, 2021 WHERE: On Zoom. Please RSVP and we'll email you the link the week of the event. "The gripping story of a bizarre and shocking crime, and one man's relentless pursuit of justice, The Feather Thief is also a fascinating exploration of obsession, and man's destructive instinct to harvest the beauty of nature."
30-minute sketching lesson, followed by practice drawing landscapes in the great outdoors.
Nature Sketching with Slow River Studio Sunday, April 18. 2:00-4:00 pm at the Cox Reservation, 82 Eastern Ave., Essex, MA Experience the beauty of Greenbelt Properties in a whole new way this spring! Join the staff of Slow River Studio in Essex for a free sketching class that is just perfect for total beginners. Masks required. Each adventure begins with an easy 30 minute sketching lesson. Afterwards, participants will explore the Greenbelt Property for an hour to capture the views and vistas that interest them most. The group will re-gather towards the end to share our work, ask questions and receive sketching tips from the staff. This is a fun, low stress outing that you will thoroughly enjoy! No talent? No worries! Slow River Studio specializes in art instruction for adult beginners. They know that everyone can become more creative with excellent instruction and supportive coaching. Let them help you start or restart your creative journey! For more information, please visit: www.slowriverstudio.com Space is limited, so please reserve your spot soon. These adventures are great for families, however all young people must be supervised by an adult. Simple Supplies: All you really need for this adventure is a sketchbook and any pen or pencil. If you feel like getting new supplies, Slow River recommends a 2-pack of TomBow Fudenosuke calligraphy pens for sketching. You can purchase these at Art Supply Wholesale in Beverly, where they also have a great selection of sketchbooks. You will also want a mask, some drinking water, and maybe a pair of boots. You are welcome to bring a watercolor set or colored pencils for fun, but they are not essential.