After packing up and cleaning our rooms, we had breakfast, met in the classroom for a few tips and then took a nature walk along the lake shore to find a spot for skeetching.
|Stopping to admire all the greens there are around us.|
|The excursion boat leaves ripples in the lake|
The dappled shade from the surrounding forest was welcome on an unusually sunny and warm day.
|While we're studying trees, an otter is discovered. Bronze sculptures are to be found throughout the grounds of the North Cascade Institute.|
|A salamander is caught basking on a warm rock. -photo credit Marvin Yamaguchi|
|My watercolor lesson on trees; single and in a group|
|Everyone settles in for sketching in their nature journals|