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Occurs on Sunday October 8 2023

Approximate running time: 4 hours


Blue Heron Classroom
19704 Vashon Hwy SW
Vashon Island WA 98070

Event Notes


Science & Art Series: Forests Illuminated

Ages: 10-Adult (students under 15 please register with an adult)

Sunday, Oct 8 | 1-5 pm  

Tuition: $130 (includes $20 materials fee)

Instructors: Duncan Berry (Nature Printing Master) and Derek Churchill, PhD (Forest Ecologist)

Location: Agren Park and Penny Farcy Building 

Come learn about the inner workings and biodiversity of island forests on a walk with Derek Churchill and then take this inspiration into the studio with Duncan Berry to learn how to make beautiful nature-based art from tree rounds, leaves, mushrooms, ferns, mosses and feathers. Each participant will create 8 to 10 original art prints to take home. All archival inks, papers and necessary printing tools are included, as well as samples of a wide range of Vashon’s trees, ferns, mosses, feathers and other inspiring textures. 

See Duncan Berry’s work at

For questions or help with registrations, please contact our registrar at or (206) 259-3005.

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