Crosby Marine Lake, Crosby - Meeting point: entrance to Crosby Marine Lake Nature Reserve

Date: Sunday 1st September

Time: 1pm - 3pm


Walking Art Workshops – Art along the Sefton Coast with Sarah Jane Richards

As part of our Gems in the Dune project join us and our community artist Sarah Jane Richards for this adult workshop. We will explore the Sefton Coast whilst creating mark making drawings of the plants and landscape. Accompanied by Gem of the Dunes experts who will bring the dunes to life with their knowledge of flora and fauna. Led by artist Sarah Jane Richards this free workshop is open to all abilities.

Paper, drawing boards and a selection of drawing materials will be available to use. Alternatively feel free to bring your own materials and any equipment you would like to use – eg. easel, something to sit on.

This art activity is outside, so please check the weather and dress appropriately.


Location: Crosby Marine Lake, Crosby. Meeting point – Entrance to the Crosby Marine Lake nature reserve

There is a small charge for car park on Cambridge Road,  – nearest train station is Waterloo.


This workshop is free and places are limited  - please book via: email – Gems-in-the-Dunes@arc-trust.org or telephone: 01704 571575


Artwork will be kept after this workshop for a local exhibition and will then be available to pick up from the Ainsdale Discovery Centre – dates TBC.



1.00 – meeting and intro to mark making

1.15-3.00 - walking through around the boardwalk creating drawings



This project is part of the Back from the Brink, a nationwide project saving England’s most endangered species from extinction and funded by The Heritage Lottery Funding. For more information visit https://naturebftb.co.uk/