VIRTUAL Summer NatureArt Adventure Box Program | Kids Out and About Minneapolis/St. Paul

VIRTUAL Summer NatureArt Adventure Box Program

*The event has already taken place on this date: Tue, 08/11/2020
Join the Strawtown community of summer explorers and creators! Inside is over 25 high-quality art and nature discovery materials, assembled in a sleek, waterproof travel box, ready for outdoor adventuring! With activity booklet and Zoom workshops, this program will guide you in bringing the NatureArt box to life in simple and fun ways!

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The NatureArt Adventure Box is filled with artist and naturalist materials, to last all summer, and beyond. (high-quality materials valued at $150).

  • Illustrated Activity Booklet for hands-on nature art experiences.
  • The curating artist’s list of included materials and tips on how to work with them.
  • 6 weekly Zoom workshops for children and families, with activity how-to’s, materials and skills guidance, and time to connect and share. This will be a time to learn and inspire one another, and interact with our artists/educators who love working with children.
  • 2 Zoom workshops for parents/caregivers including an orientation with a Q&A, and an introduction to the Strawtown methods for guiding children in nature, plus a post-workshop session with additional guidance on inspiring nature-art connections.
  • Unlimited Access to the Zoom workshop recordings.
Strawtown Art BoxThe program is designed for a little time or a lot of time, so whether you are out for an hour in the neighborhood, or for the day in the woods, there is a range of possibilities with your art box. The activities provide great ideas for solo time, and for together time.


No worries, no expertise needed! The program is thoughtfully designed for the way children of all ages love to learn, with discovery and hands-on action. Parents and caregivers are provided with everything you need to know, including: how to work with materials, activities, tips on safety, and planning for outdoor time.

What’s in Your Strawtown NatureArt Adventure Box?

First, a tried-and-true travel box, water and impact resistant. Inside is a variety of our favorite artist and naturalist materials from watercolors, pencils, brushes and paper, to modeling clay and colorful beeswax, from strings and craft wire to plant ID cards and a magnifying glass – and a few surprises too! There are over 25 high quality items, each with many applications that come to life with your imagination.

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Strawtown Studio
640 North Midland Avenue
Nyack, NY, 10960
United States


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