>Arts, Culture & Fun: Hike and Paint
Saturday, May 11, 2019
1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Take a short hike with an Urban Park Ranger and collect natural objects of interest then meet with a trained watercolor teaching artist and we'll put those discoveries on paper, turning nature into art.
Art supplies will be provided and beginners are welcome.
About the teaching artist: Roberto Reynoso is a fine arts graduate with over 15 years of work experience in collaboration with foundations and local school art projects through New York Cares. Roberto completed undergraduate studies at Pratt Institute (AAS) and the School of Visual Arts (BFA), and graduate studies at Academy of Arts College, San Francisco (MFA).
1:00 p.m. - Meet at the Forest Park Visitor Center
1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. - Ranger leads a short hike
1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. - Watercolor workshop outdoors at the Forest Park Visitor Center
Please note: Registration is required to participate in this program. You can register online at nyc.gov/parks/rangers/register. Registration will open on April 15.
In partnership with the Art Students League of New York
Artwork by Sonomi Kobayashi
Directions to Forest Park
- SPRING BREAK: NYC PARKS’ URBAN PARK RANGERS OFFER SCHOOL RECESS FUN FOR KIDS ACROSS THE CITY
- NYC PARKS ANNOUNCES SLATE OF SPRING AND SUMMER PUBLIC ART EXHIBITIONS AROUND THE CITY
- NEW, ENGAGING PLAY EQUIPMENT COMES TO DEVOY PLAYGROUND IN QUEENS’ FOREST PARK
- Tour the Forest Park Greenhouse
- Earth Day Beautification
- Bird Watching Tour at Strack Pond
- It's My Park at Forest Park
- Arts, Culture & Fun: Hike and Paint
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