A self directed AIR experience – National Park Quest

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I was honored to be featured (along with @patcummins and @amybogard) on this beautiful website. Not only is it elegantly designed, the project is very cool and the maps they are creating are works of art. Check it out! [LINK]

National Park Quest from Hike and Draw on Vimeo.

WELCOME TO THE NATIONAL PARK QUEST, A JOURNEY OF KARLA AND ANDRES, TWO ARTISTS WHO ARE INSPIRED BY AN IDEA THAT PROTECTS OUR NATURAL WORLD. ON APRIL 16TH, 2016 WE LEFT OHIO WITH NO STRINGS ATTACHED AND HEADED OUT WITH JUST OUR OUTBACK AND TOOLS TO TOUR THIS GREAT COUNTRY VIA THE 59 NATURAL NATIONAL PARKS.

We are living nomadically for nearly two years, tent camping most of the way and showcasing the parks through the eyes of its artists. Along this journey we are gathering ideas to create the Centennial Poster Series, a collection of 59 historic styled posters, one designed to honor each park as we visit them.

This from Barbara Lydon, USFS Wilderness Ranger (@blydon) Greetings! Just a quick reminder that applications for this summer’s Voices of the Wilderness artist residencies are due by 11:59 pm Alaska time March 1, 2016-about 2 weeks away. Due to budget…