Brilliant Botany will be at the Botanical Tattoo Weekend at Tower Hill Botanic Garden in Boylston, MA. Claire will be giving out information about plants and pollinators, and selling an assortment of botanical stickers and buttons!
This event is 10am - 4pm on Saturday, July 8th and Sunday, July 9th.
"Tower Hill will offer something for everyone at its first Botanical Tattoo Weekend. Spend the day watching live tattoo demos, trying your hand at botanical drawing, listening to live music, sampling local food trucks, and shopping at unique artisan booths. Find your next tattoo! See the latest trends in botanical tattoo design in the pop-up art exhibit, connect with regional tattoo artists, try a henna tattoo or botanical face painting, and get a custom Tower Hill temporary tattoo from the shop."
This webinar is part of the ASPB Plantae Seminar Series. It is free to attend, but space is limited. You can register to attend here.
In this seminar, Claire Hopkins will cover the basics, challenges, and joys of communicating plant science to the public. She will offer simple tips for improving your communication skills in any setting, while explaining the advantages of various methods and digital platforms. She will cover aspects of content creation, including equipment, audience, language, and strategy.
Participants will be able to
- Communicate plant science to the public more succinctly and effectively
- Understand the techniques and challenges of using video for science communication
- Choose a platform or method of science communication that best suits their needs