The world is mud-luscious and puddle-wonderful. ~e.e. cummings
- Walk together.
- Collect little rocks, leaves, twigs, mosses, acorns, flowers, and feathers.
- Bring them home.
- Set a few of them on a large sheet of white paper in the center of the table.
- Using drawing pencils and paper, sketch one or more of the items.
- Then record a few details about the object or the day. One good sentence about the color, or texture or the memory of collecting it or what it looks like, or what it reminds the writer of, is perfect.
Here are three blog posts full of tips that will enhance your nature journaling experience.
Also, Brave Writer offers an online class each spring and fall that is designed to make nature journaling a natural part of your life. Click on the image below to learn more.