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Art Blast with

Friday, June 29, 2018Sunday, July 1, 2018
Science & Learning Center, Toutle, WA
Art Blast with

Join and the Mount St. Helens Institute for a creative, relaxed, and fun weekend spending 2 nights camping style inside the beautiful Science and Learning Center. Get inspired by the view overlooking Coldwater Lake and right into the crater of Mount St. Helens. The weekend includes painting techniques, a photography workshop, guided naturalist walk, six buffet style meals, shared lodging, yoga, optional sightseeing and hiking, and more fun!


The duo, Portland/Vancouver based team of Susie Cowan & Lee Baughman, will guide you through a series of exciting techniques using mixed media to create your own painting mementos of your visit to Mount St. Helen’s! Susie & Lee are popular art instructors and who have been teaching at Clark College for many years. Since forming in 1995 they have led Watercolor Workshops, Aqueous Media, and Plein Air Adventures around the Northwest and abroad.


Only 25 spots will be available for this awesome weekend. This event is best suited for adults 18 and over. Prior art experience is not required. Fees include instruction, lodging, and food. Guests will need to bring their own art supplies.


To advance understanding and stewardship of the Earth through science, education, and exploration of volcanic landscapes.