Art in the Wild

Art in the Wild

October 29, 2022


Note: Activities and times subject to change. Please check back before planning your day with us. 

Ongoing 7:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Wildlife Drive open with FREE admission

Ongoing 7:30 a.m.- 3 p.m. Plein-Air Artists on Wildlife Drive

7:30-8:30 a.m. Nature Photography Workshop, location TBD

7:30-9:30 a.m. Tram Nature Photography Workshop, meet in the parking lot, limit 20

Ongoing 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Hands-on Pottery Wheel, Visitor & Education Center Classroom

Ongoing 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Duck Stamp Artist James Hautman Exhibition, Visitor & Education Center Auditorium  

Ongoing 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Historic Federal Duck Stamp Exhibit, Visitor & Education Center Auditorium

9:15-9:45 a.m. Elementary Schools Conservation Cartoon Awards, Visitor & Education Center Auditorium

10-11 a.m. Duck Stamp Artists Presentation featuring six-time winner James Hautman, Visitor & Education Center Auditorium

Ongoing 11 a.m.-1 p.m. 2022-2023 Federal Duck Stamp Signing by James Hautman, outside Refuge Nature Store

11-11:30 a.m. "Ding" Darling Wildlife Society 40th Anniversary Celebration with cake and refreshments, Visitor & Education Center Auditorium

11 a.m.-12 noon - Hands-on Pottery Workshop, Visitor & Education Center Classroom, limit 20

11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Florida Junior Duck Stamp Contest Awards, Visitor & Education Center Auditorium

12:45-1:15 p.m. "Ding" Darling Amateur Photo Contest Awards, Visitor & Education Center Bird Room 

1-3 p.m. Artist in Resident Jacqui Roche Chalk Pastels Workshop, Visitor & Education Center Classroom

2-3 p.m. Shellcraft Workshop, Visitor & Education Center Patio, limit 20

3 p.m. Plein-air Artists Display, Visitor & Education Center Bird Room

To become a sponsor for the inaugural Art in the Wild, contact April Boehnen at 239-472-1100 ext. 4.