Booking Info

Thank you for your inquiry! This is one of my favorite parts of my job. I love entertaining while educating groups of curious kids, and stimulating the “inner kids” of adults.

Please review the info below and  CONTACT ME if you have any questions. I am happy to design a program that will fit your budget or special needs. Just ask!

All paid children’s programs include pre-visit prep sheet, and a signed book poster with lesson plan ideas.

VIRTUAL VISITS – BOOK IT

  • Skype, Facetime, or Google Hangouts
  • $75 first half-hour
  • $25/ea for additional 15-minute blocks

Virtual School Visit, Panther Creek Elementary School, WV

ON LOCATION

$375 LOCAL HALF DAY – BOOK IT

  • Flat fee for 1-2 sessions, up to 2.5 hours (choose AM or PM)
  • $25/ea for additional 15-minute blocks
  • Locations ≤ 60 minutes (40 mi) from Media, PA 19073

$750 LOCAL FULL DAY – BOOK IT

  • Flat fee for 3-5 sessions (AM + PM)
  • $25/ea for additional 15-minute blocks
  • Locations ≤ 60 minutes (40 miles) from Media, PA 19073
  • Locations further than 40 miles from Media, PA must book a Standard Full Day
  • PRO TIP: Fee can be shared between two schools within 10 minutes driving distance of one another!

$1000 STANDARD FULL DAY BOOK IT 

  • Up to 4 sessions
  • Locations >40 miles and <90 Miles from Media, PA 19073
  • Plus travel expenses (ground transportation, mileage, tolls, and per diem).
  • Locations >90 miles (2.5 hours travel time) require hotel expenses and a meal per diem.
  • PRO TIP: Fee can be shared between two schools within 10 minutes driving distance of one another!

MULTI-DAYS & RESIDENCIES – BOOK IT 

  • $1200/day (50% paid in advance)
  • Locations >90 miles from Media, PA 19073
  • Plus all travel expenses: ground and/or air transportation, mileage, hotel and meal per diem.

On location: botanical studies at Arenal Observatory Lodge, Costa Rica

ADULT LECTURES, RETREATS, WORKSHOPS – INQUIRE

  • Topics include nature journaling, how to draw birds, nature walks, illustrating children’s books, natural history illustration, plein air painting.

PRIVATE ART LESSONS – INQUIRE

  • Lessons include: how to illustrate a book, how to draw birds and mammals, how to paint with aqua crayons and pastels, landscape painting, plein air painting, drawing with the iPad Pro & Apple Pencil.
  • Virtual learning sessions available through Skype & Google Hangouts
  • Traveling private lessons at your home, in the field, or at my home studio in Edgmont, PA (19073)
  • References and fees available upon request.

In the field: sketching Belle’s nest on Lake Tashmoo in Martha’s Vineyard, MA