Nature portraits

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Step 1

Watch and learn about how to make faces out of found objects!This should get you thinking and imagining all the possibilities for making portraits from found objects.Think about how you can make your own but with natural objects instead. 

Step 2

Watch o learn about what a field journal is and how you can use one in this project!  If you want to make your own field journal (aka sketchbook) check out THIS activity

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Step 3

Get inspired! Check out these projects that others have made.

Step 4


Gather your materials and get ready to get creative.

interesting leaves

differently sized twigs

Clay or Playdough

dried or living flowers

nuts or seeds, moss, grass, stones

field journal & pencil

Step 4

Click this video to follow the steps and make some art!

Step 5

We want to see what you made!


Use the hashtag #catchingsummermemories to share on social media.


Upload to our google drive folder with your description and we'll include it on our website!!  Just click the icon below to get started!