25thJuly 2023

Early years explore nature, art and culture outdoors

25.07.23|Categories: Miscellaneous, Resources|Tags: , , , |

The Children and Nature Network share news (July 2023) on how a nature preschool in South Carolina, USA, partnered with local Latinx organizations. Together, they guide students in creating “alebrijes” — a traditional Mexican art form involving the carving of wood into imaginative or mythical creatures. Check out the story [...]

18thJuly 2023

How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful

18.07.23|Categories: Places, Resources|Tags: , , , , |

This Scotland’s Nature blog post (17 July 2023), features Sekai Machache, a Zimbabwean-Scottish visual artist and curator based in Glasgow. Sekai looks at the notion of self, using photography to explore the historical and cultural imagination. A fascination with climate change and Scotland’s peatlands has led to a striking set [...]

30thNovember 2022

Combining love of art and nature

30.11.22|Categories: Miscellaneous|Tags: , , |

Checkout this new Field Studies Council guest blog. Lizzie Harper, a freelance natural history and botanical illustrator, shares her learning about the natural world and how Field Studies Council courses help with her work. Plus, it includes a selection of her fantastic illustrations!