East Kootenay Invasive Species Council

Event Date: 
Thursday, August 8, 2019
Time: 
7:00pm - 9:00pm

Learn how to paint with watercolours created from unwanted invasive plants pulled within the City of Fernie!

In this two hour eco-friendly educational course, we will discuss the harmful effects of invasive plants while creating beautiful paintings using the pigments extracted from them.

Participants will learn best practices for harvesting noxious weeds along with a simple step-by-step process of how to make plant-based watercolour paints. All materials will be provided, participants are welcome to bring their own if desired.