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Enjoy a festival, join a fun run, tour an interpretive site, or just make your own celebration with a family picnic or camping trip. Choose from dozens of activities and events throughout the year. You can submit your state park event via email to get it placed on the calendar. The Discover Pass is required for vehicle access to Washington state parks and state-managed recreation lands. For more information, visit the Discover Pass website.

Bridle Trails State Park

  1. Interscholastic Equestrian Association hunt seat show

    October 5, 2019, 6:30 AM - October 6, 2019, 6:30 PM @ Bridle Trails State Park

    A unique competition: riders do not supply their own horses or tack! The host team (Sharkey Farm) arranges for the riders' mounts and equipment. Since the horse is new to the rider, the scores are based upon horsemanship and equitation. There will be a variety of ability levels from beginner through advanced in hunt seat and jumpers.

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Fort Worden State Park

  1. Narrative Ideas & Practice Part Two with Ginny Banks

    September 12, 2019, 10:00 AM - October 10, 2019, 12:00 PM

    For this class, you will explore the many varied ways to tell a visual story. For someone developing a visual story, the most important thing to ask is “What is the story you really want to tell? This class is a continuation of Narrative Ideas and Practice Part One. It will build upon what you have already learned in that class. However, you do not have to have taken Part One in order for you to participate and enjoy this class. Beginners are welcome,

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  2. Watercolor Methods of the Masters with Linda Okazaki

    September 17, 2019, 1:00 PM - October 15, 2019, 4:00 PM

    Launch your fall studio practice in watercolor painting while exploring methods for success and understanding the work of contemporary and recognized masters. Develop sophistication in your interpretive abilities, compositions and handling watercolor medium based upon strong visual resources and guided techniques for adventuresome beginners and advanced painters.

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  3. Illustrating Picture Books with Dana Sullivan

    October 1, 2019, 6:00 PM - November 5, 2019, 8:00 PM

    Join Dana Sullivan, writer and/or illustrator of more than 16 picture books and graphic novels for this intensive dummy bootcamp, focusing on playful doodling, storyboarding, inside stories of the publishing world and having fun. Open to all levels of artistic training. Stick figures welcome. A perfect class for illustrators AND writers looking for a new perspective on their work.

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  4. Monoprinting Dye On Fabric with Ann Johnston

    October 4, 2019, 9:00 AM - October 6, 2019, 4:00 PM

    The focus of the class is monoprinting, the creation of one-of-a-kind prints that cannot be reproduced. Students will be introduced to how to use thickened dyes and the tools that are most effective for monoprints. Both small- and large-scale techniques will be demonstrated and discussed, and the students will try them. Ann will demonstrate various techniques for dyeing backgrounds. Each participant will choose a particular scale or idea and its appropriate tools to concentrate on for the remainder of the class.

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  5. Hand Saw Essentials

    October 5, 2019, 9:00 AM - October 6, 2019, 5:00 PM

    In this class we'll teach you how to recognize a good used western-style saw - whether you find it in a garage sale or inherited it from your grandfather. There are many good saws out there. Handsaws scale from a Gent's Saw for delicate jewelry box joinery, through dovetail, tenon and carcass saws for furniture joinery to the rip saw and cross cut saws used to cut stock out of rough boards. This course will focus on those saws you'll need in your first years as a hand tool woodworker.

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  6. Hand Saw Essentials

    October 5, 2019, 9:00 AM - October 6, 2019, 5:00 PM

    This class focuses on the care, sharpening and effective use of handsaws through a sequence of demonstrations followed by hands-on practice.

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