Month: October 2021

Kayaking the Wild Mile Chicago River watercolor

Yesterday I had the opportunity to kayak the Chicago River at the Wild Mile. What is the Wild Mile? It’s a stretch of the Chicago River that is actively being restored by installing floating native gardens along the river’s edge. Without these floating gardens,… Continue Reading “Kayaking the Wild Mile Chicago River watercolor”

September Spiders watercolor

Again, sorry to those who hate spiders! But… look how beautiful they are! September has ended and so has the field trip I helped run, teaching children about the prairie ecosystem. In that short month, I walked with 500+ students armed with butterfly nets.… Continue Reading “September Spiders watercolor”