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The Pacific Coast in Your Watercolor Nature Journal

The Pacific Coast in Your Watercolor Nature Journal

April 2, 2022
Learn to capture images of the iconic California Coast using watercolor.

Having taught several workshops at the Historic Lifeboat Station at Chimney Rock, Kristin Meuser’s familiarity with the diversity of Point Reyes and the California Coast brings life to her zoom workshop through step-by-step instruction which simplifies sketching and painting this iconic landscape.

Through her love of nature and teaching she has developed a 3-hour immersive lesson which will leave your journal page rich with the memory of your virtual experience.

Suggested Materials

Please view the video on Kristin’s website that describes her Watercolor Nature Journal Kit contents and color mixing exercises.

To get the most from this workshop, purchase the kit which she has carefully curated for ease of use in the field. A palette loaded with 8 pigments blend to create a cohesive and powerful range of kindred colors, and the additional tools and journal fit neatly into a pouch.

If you have most of the contents in the kit already, you may find it useful to purchase just the palette.

Order your kit or palette a minimum of 7 days before the workshop to ensure delivery, and please complete the video tutorial prior to the class.

Kristin Meuser has been painting the land with various mediums for over 40 years throughout California and Nevada. During the past decade she has taught watercolor nature journal workshops at the The Sierra Nevada Field Campus and Tilden Park Botanic Garden among others. She currently teaches online zoom workshops on essential landscape elements including cacti, mushrooms, flowers, waterfalls, creeks-lakes-rivers, hills-mountains-cliffs, journal page design and much more.


– Registered participants will receive a Zoom meeting link by email prior to class

– Please Log in 5 minutes early to check in

– Refunds available for all classes 7 days in advance of the start date, after 7 days and before 2 days, participants can credit their class for a future date. All requests before 48 hours in advance will be declined. For COVID cancellation policy, see below.

– Please provide an email you check regularly for updates and reminders about your class

– Registration is required online prior to the event in order to maintain class sizes

– Sales end 48 hours before the start date.

– Waitlists are available when the class sells out

What to Bring:

Please see the description of suggested materials above

About the PRNSA Field Institute:

The PRNSA Field Institute offers hands-on environmental education classes throughout the year that foster enjoyment of Point Reyes National Seashore. Our classes are led by expert instructors, who take you out of your everyday life and into the natural world. We host a variety of classes about the arts and sciences and have something for everyone. You can reach the Field Institute at (415) 663-1200 x304 or by email at

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