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Seminar: Robin Whitfield, The Color of Conservation
October 19 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Robin paints on location with watercolor and experiments with foraged wild pigments. She takes a special interest in exploring native habitats on public land in Mississippi. Relating what’s happening with the paint to what is perceived from nature is a dance of addition and subtraction; an act of filtering, distilling and synthesizing what is loved, sensed and understood.
Robin’s seminar on The Color of Conservation: cultivating creativity and curiosity as a way to connect to place shows her connection to the Lee Tartt Nature Preserve and Friends of Chakchiuma Swamp where she is listed as: Director & Visionary – often found saving native plants from roadside ditches, encouraging kids to play with mud, and whole-heartedly shares her magic with everyone & everything, wherever she goes.
The Tennessee Native Plant Society is hosting monthly Native Plant Seminars during 2021. These seminars are held via Zoom on the third Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. Central Time (7:30 p.m. Eastern Time) and lasting about one hour. All members, and potential members, are welcome to join the meeting at no cost. The link to join this seminar is: https://zoom.us/j/95933234646?pwd=cHhBeUNuaGdWbitDTElqbFE3bmk4Zz09.