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Passport to Nature: Painting in The Wildlands

October 1, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

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Join Doug Cooper, a well-known artist from Washago, for an outdoor acrylic painting workshop.

This 3-hour workshop will take place at the Alexander Hope Smith Nature Reserve located off of Coopers Falls Road, approximately 5km west of the village of Washago, providing stunning vistas to inspire you.

Participants are asked to bring their own painting supplies and dress for the weather as it will go rain or shine. So, sign up, come out and partake in this “plein air” experience! PARKING: Limited space at cabin (4 cars). North side of Coopers Falls Road has large shoulder.

Share your photos with us on social media at #WildWithCC


October 1, 2023
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Couchiching Conservancy
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Alexander Hope Smith Nature Reserve
Riverdale Drive
Washago, Ontario L0K 2B0 Canada
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