The Local Wilderness
Observing Neighborhood Nature Through An Artist’s Eye
You don’t have to travel far to discover nature’s hidden treasures and exquisite details.
In this book, naturalist Cathy Johnson offers inspiring advice for finding beauty in your own backyard. Using the techniques and tools she’s honed as an artist, Johnson shows you how to experience nature anew using all your senses, bringing different meaning to what you see every day.
Illustrated with the author’s finely detailed drawings, The Local Wilderness is a must-read for anyone looking for a fresh way to rediscover the tranquility of nature in their own neighborhood – from the hidden creatures of the night to sojourns in the woods.
Echo Point Books & Media