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Nature Sketch Victoria: April 2022

April 9, 2022 @ 1:00 pm 3:00 pm PDT

This 4-week Adult  NatureSketch course is guided by children’s author-illustrator and NatureSketch artist, Sue Macartney.

Using eco-literacy principles from world-renowned artist and naturalist, Robert Bateman, Nature Sketch focuses on sketching and observing wildlife habitats in unique ecosystems. Encouraging participants to connect to natural environments in their local community using a pencil and a sketchbook.

The cost of the program includes – 4 weeks of guided ecosystem outings and a NatureSketch sketchbook.
The health and safety of our Nature Sketch participants, instructors and volunteers is of the utmost importance to us. Due to COVID-19 we are adding new protocols and will continue to monitor and comply with provincial updates and directives. A full list of protocols is available on our website.

Course Info:
Price: $120 +tax
Who: Ages 14 to 114 (Class size: maximum 15 students.)
Where: Swan Lake Nature Sanctuary, Saxe Point Park, Francis King Park, Gorge Waterway Park
Date: Apr 9, 16, 23, 30
Time: Saturdays 1:00pm-3:00pm PST
Supplies needed:

  • HB pencil
  • white eraser
  • water bottle
  • nut free snack
  • a backpack to carry stuff
  • We will supply sketchbooks.

More information on our Nature Sketch programs here.

Register for this class here.


Swan Lake Nature Sanctuary

Saxe Point Park, Francis King Park, Gorge Waterway Park
Victoria, BC Canada