Kim's NJ Adventures
Nature journaling in Australia, watercolour illustrations & educational content

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Jan
17
Learning to draw

Learning to draw

How can we improve our skills and learn to draw more efficiently? Find out more about how learning works.
4 min read
Jan
01
Try nature journaling challenge

Try nature journaling challenge

Do you want to start or grow your nature journaling practice? Here's a beginner's challenge to practice nature journaling on
3 min read
Dec
27
NJWM: WA Christmas Tree

NJWM: WA Christmas Tree

Down under in Australia we have to celebrate the silly season a little bit differently, playing in the sand instead
1 min read
Dec
17
Viarco Artgraf tailor shape review

Viarco Artgraf tailor shape review

I'm testing the Artgraf water-soluble tailor shapes by Viarco to see if they're suitable for outdoor sketching such as nature
4 min read
Dec
10
The Importance of Nature Journaling

The Importance of Nature Journaling

How can going out for a walk and doing some sketching or writing a poem be important? Let's look a
4 min read
Dec
03
Christmas quokkas

Christmas quokkas

In this watercolour demonstration I paint two adorable quokkas (Australia's happiest animals) to make into Aussie Christmas cards. YouTube demo
Nov
26
NJWM: Thrombolites at Lake Clifton

NJWM: Thrombolites at Lake Clifton

How are these rocks alive? Join in for another nature journal with me (NJWM) session at the unique Lake Clifton, south of Perth, Western Australia.
3 min read
Nov
19
How to paint a cockatoo feather

How to paint a cockatoo feather

Learn how to paint a vibrant red-tailed black cockatoo feather using watercolour step by step in this tutorial. I'd love
1 min read
Nov
19
What is nature journaling?

What is nature journaling?

I see nature journaling as the intersection of science, art and nature
3 min read
Nov
12
Pretty pictures

Pretty pictures

With nature journaling I hear a lot of "it's not about making a pretty picture". So what is it about
7 min read