Noticing Themes in Nature
Assignment: Comparison Study
- Head outside with your journal and choose two similar subject and complete a comparison study.
- Try different ways of recording your observations by exploring drawings, words, numbers, and/or diagrams.
Two majestic heritage conifers grow in my yard. I have enjoyed watching and photographing wildlife fly/climb in and around these trees for the last 30 years. However, I’ve not taken the opportunity to “climb” onto a branch… until today. I selected a lower limb from a Western Red Cedar and a Douglas-fir to compare for this journal entry. I positioned a stool at the base of each tree to sketch en plein-aire. A sample of each was brought inside for this photo
Theme: Form and Function
Exploring: Form and Function Bird Beaks of three birds that were observed in our wetland.