A Life Among Fishes: The Art of Gyotaku

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Event:
A Life Among Fishes: The Art of Gyotaku
Date:
December 3, 2017 2:30 pm
Cost:
12 & under: free with paying adult; all others: $5 per person; groups of 10 or more: $3 per person, regardless of age
Organizer:
Heal the Bay
Phone:
Randi Parent: (310) 393-6149
rparent@healthebay.org
Venue:
Santa Monica Pier Aquarium
Address:
1600 Ocean Front Walk, beach level, beneath the Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica, 90401

Learn the art of Gyotaku – a traditional Japanese art form of nature printing – from an internationally recognized master on Dec. 3 at Heal the Bay’s Santa Monica Pier Aquarium.  

Chris Dewees, artist, author, ecologist, and fisherman will read stories and poems from his book “A Life Among Fishes,” beginning at 2:30 pm., followed by a hands-on activity for all ages to create their own fish prints. Supplies will be provided. A book signing and Q & A with Dewees will be ongoing in the Aquarium’s Dorothy Green Room. 

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