Journaling With Nature is for those who want to turn curiosity into wonder, a pencil sketch into a rabbit hole of discovery, a moment of stillness into a life full of joy.
Episode 23: Marley Peifer – Journaling the unexpected
Marley Peifer is a nature journal educator and mentor who is also the creator of The Nature Journal show, a weekly YouTube show specifically about nature journaling. In his videos Marley takes us along with him on his adventures, nature journaling outdoors, or in extreme places. He also shares information on his process, techniques, gear and favourite art tools, as well as interviews with other nature journalers.
Episode 22: Patricia Larenas – Talking with trees
Patricia Larenas is an artist and gardener with a passion for nature, and especially, for trees. Her tree portraits capture the iconic trees around her in the San Francisco Bay Area. She also investigates alternative art materials through creating her own natural inks and hand-made journals.
Episode 21: Professor Roger Kitching – Field notes from Borneo and beyond
Emeritus Professor Roger Kitching AM is an ecologist and entomologist who has conducted research studies in places all over the world including Panama, China, France, Réunion, Papua New Guinea and Australia. Having kept field journals for most of his adult life, Roger has unique insights into the importance of journals for capturing details of field expeditions, both for scientific purposes and for personal memories.
Episode 20: Sterre Verbokkem – Illustrator of Wild Things
Sterre Verbokkem works under the name ‘Illustrator of Wild Things’. She lives off-grid on a mountain in Spain, with her husband and son, surrounded by nature and wildlife. She uses both digital and traditional art techniques to create magical illustrations of the things around her.
Episode 19: Lee Angold – Exploring colour
Lee Angold is a botanical and natural science illustrator with an interest in representing nature in a way that encourages others to see the detail and beauty in even simple, everyday subjects.
Episode 18: Tom Hunt – Every species has a story
Tom is an ecologist, photographer and nature advocate with a particular passion for ornithology. Tom's work takes him to remote and beautiful locations around Australia.
Beautiful! Listen if you love nature!
Thank you, Bethan, for creating such meaningful, deep, beautiful, inspiring, respectful conversations with your wonderful guests! Anybody with a love for nature should listen to this podcast - and you might want grab any art supplies you have and start your hand at nature journaling right away... ;-)
I especially loved the episode with John Muir Laws - went straight to my heart many times.
Looking forward to catching up on past episodes and listening to the new ones. :-)
What a beautiful podcast
I would have never found this podcast if there was not Julia Bausenhardt‘s latest newsletter with her recommendation . And then I started listening ... Who is that podcast for? For everyone who is in love for nature and ways to express her/himself in an artistic way. You will get the chance to listen to very beautiful openminded interviews about art and nature and ways of journaling, this in a very soulful way. In case your not completely convinced yet, you learn about the healing effect of combining nature and art. The podcast makes you grab a brush, a pencil or some chalk and paint, draw, doodle ... Thank you so much Bethan for this treasure😘Martina from Weimar