"It was helpful to break apart what I was seeing and journaling. It lowered my stress dramatically!" April, participant
"Thank you Melinda for the great ideas. It’s so much better being shown than just reading the examples and tips. It was organized, and you explained the steps, detailed so easily." Ledia C.
"Loved learning about these CA wildflowers, plus following along as you model how you NJ them was very helpful. I wouldn’t have [thought to do] all the parts that you sketched" Mary L., participant
"I find that doing the section like you just did makes the drawing more effective and catches more attention when you realize that it’s more of a study of the flower than a picture." Cindy, particpant
"[countour drawing practice] gets you over that fear of the blank page and allows you to just get started. [This way of journaling] solves a lot of issues with the time to make a drawing on site." Deb, participant
"[Blind contours] allow me to be unattached to the outcome!" christina, participant
"Thank you for another wonderful class." April R.
"So helpful: the zoom in and zoom out; organization of sections so my page isn't filled with massive notes and bullets, but instead quick useful organization, love the usage of arrows and microscopic zooming." Cindy F.
"Thank you Melinda for an awesome session." Debbie W.
"Its very refreshing- it doesn't matter how long you've been doing this (nature journaling) or just started. It's refreshing and to be in the community is really, really helpful." Katherine H.