October 20 2022, 5:30pm

Nature Art Works at Audubon Center

Nature Art Works at Audubon Center

Audubon Center at Riverlands

301 Riverlands Way
West Alton, Illinois 63386

  • Admission: Variable depending on class
  • Time: 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Nature is your inspiration during this 90 minute art class. Create a beautiful piece of art inspired by your outdoor surroundings! Tickets vary by type and price. Contact the Audubon at Riverlands for more information on classes and prices! All classes fall on Thursdays.

Classes Available: (Click links to Register)

9/15/2022- 5:30 PM - 7 PM: Nature Art Works: Insect Pinning and Plant Pressing: Connect with nature in this 90 minute art class and discover the wonder of insect pinning and plant pressing! Participants will receive materials needed to pin a preserved insect from the Riverlands Migratory Bird Sanctuary - including one insect per participant - and choose from a collection of fall plants and flowers to press and take home, all while enjoying a beautiful evening at Riverlands. The Nature Art Works class takes place each month during the Wellness Series on the porch outside the Audubon Center at Riverlands. Complementary refreshments will be provided.

10/20/2022- 5 PM - 6:30 PM: Nature Art Works: Gourd Making: In this 90-minute course, follow instructions on how to make a fall gourd decoration. Each participant will bring home a finished project after this nature-based art class.

11/17/2022- 5:30 PM - 7 PM: Nature Art Works: Wreath Making: Learn to make a holiday wreath from natural materials in this 90-minute art class. Each participant will be able to take home a wreath by the end of the course.

Upcoming Dates

  • Thursday, October 20 2022
  • Thursday, November 17 2022


The Audubon Center at Riverlands represents a unique and innovative partnership between the National Audubon Society and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The Audubon Center is situated within the 3,700 acre…
Learn More