2017 Workshops


2017 Buffalo Peaks Ranch Workshop & Event Schedule


Buffalo Peaks Ranch (est. 1862), set in the high mountain grasslands of South Park, is a perfect place for classes and field courses focused on people and the land. Please join us for our third summer at the ranch! 

Here’s our expanded schedule for 2017. Click on each workshop for much more information, and to register online.

Our full event schedule can also be viewed on our registration site here. (Use the calendar tool to navigate by month or year, and the “add to cart” feature to register for multiple workshops at once!)

Saturday, June 10th:

Ecology in Art with Brian Napier

Saturday, June 24th:

Drawing the Landscape with Meghan Wilbar

Saturday, July 1st:

Landscape, Emotion & Meaning with William Haywood Henderson from Lighthouse Writers Workshop

Saturday, July 8th:

Storytelling with Image and Text with Andrew Beckham

Saturday, July 22nd:

Nature in Ekphrasis: Writing about Art in Nature with Courtney Morgan from Lighthouse Writers Workshop

Saturday, July 29th:

In the Footsteps of Anna Atkins: Simple Photographic Botanical Illustration with Jacqueline Webster

Saturday, August 5th:

Wetland Plants of South Park with Denise Culver

Saturday, August 5th:

Poetry and Place with Jodie Hollander

Saturday, August 19th

The Illustrated Journal with Sherrie York

Saturday, August 26th:

Basic Hand Papermaking with Ray Tomasso

Sunday, August 27th:

Land Library Summer Book Club (this year’s selection: A Sand County Almanac by Aldo Leopold)

Saturday, September 9th:

Wood, Water, Rock: Painting Trees, Rivers and Mountains in Watercolor with Meredith Nemirov

Click on each workshop/event link for more information, and the register link to signup online!