$345 – $375

Light and Color at Point Reyes

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Historic Point Reyes Lifeboat Station

Point Reyes Station, CA 94956

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This class will focus on observing different qualities of light and color in nature and how they translate into painting. Reflected light in shadow, atmospheric color and light, time of day, and a breakdown of the behavior of light on water are some of the topics that will be discussed and demonstrated.

-Youth, ages 12 and up, are welcome with adult supervision.

-If you have any special circumstances or questions, please contact us at fieldinstitute@ptreyes.org.


This class will be instructed by Bill Cone. Click here to read a bio!


- Please arrive 10-15 minutes early to check in

- Please follow the parking instructions for the facility used that day

- 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.

- If sales have ended, and the class is not yet full, and you would like to attend, please contact us

- Children 12 years of age or above are welcome with adult supervision

- Dinner will be provided via a potluck which you may sign up for one week before class Here

- Click Here to review the Facility being used for the evening

What to Bring:

  • Day Pack

  • Rain Gear

  • Warm Variable Weather Clothing

  • Hiking Shoes

  • Towel

  • Water Bottle

  • Notebook and Pen

  • Eventbrite Confirmation Email

  • Binoculars (Optional)

  • Camera (Optional)

  • Overnight Gear

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 x307 or by email at fieldinstitute@ptreyes.org.

Interested in becoming a member of PRNSA? Click Here!

Interested in becoming a PRNSA Field Institute facilitator? Want to take classes for FREE while helping out a great cause? Give us a call!

Are you an outdoor educator or artist who would like to teach a PRNSA Field Institute class? Shoot us an Email!

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Historic Point Reyes Lifeboat Station

Point Reyes Station, CA 94956

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

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