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Road Trippers, Kirsten & Allie blog about the work of Artist Boat's Kari Howard
Kari Howard, Artist Boat Eco-Art Educator specializing in habitat restoration was interviewed this summer by Roadtrippers, Kirsten & Allie about the conservation work of Artist Boat. "Howard is a Habitat Stewardship Coordinator at Artist Boat, a local non-profit organization working to restore the area’s coastal habitats: wetlands, sand dunes, and prairies. But the 13 expert staff members at Artist Boat don’t just do coastal restoration—they teach it." Read more...
Artist Boat Executive Director and Founder, Karla Klay has won the prestigious Gulf Guardian Award!
Artist Boat Executive Director and Founder, Karla Klay, was awarded 3rd place in the Individual Category of the prestigious Gulf Guardian Award by the Gulf of Mexico Program for her work through Artist Boat. Read Press Release.
Teachers, Students and Individuals Wanted to Explore by Kayak!!!
Kayak fees drastically reduced at the new Coastal Heritage Preserve!!
Introducing the new Coastal Heritage Preserve on Galveston Island
Artist Boat is establishing a Coastal Heritage Preserve on Galveston Island and is looking for people who want to explore by kayak! Our grant to acquire the land at the new Coastal Heritage Preserve provides financial resources to launch three years of educational programming from this special place. Public trips are available for $10 per person. For a schedule of public trips and to register for a public trip, visit our Coastal Heritage Preserve page.
School groups are also welcome. Any teacher that schedules an Eco-Art Workshop for $150 will be able to have an Eco-Art Kayak Adventure to the Coastal Heritage Preserve for $150. Space is limited to only one kayak adventure per day at the Coastal Heritage Preserve. Please plan on booking this well in advance to ensure you get the dates you want for the two-hour Eco-Art Workshop in your classroom and the four-hour Eco-Art Kayak Adventure. School groups can book by contacting LuAnne Ashley at email@example.com or (409)770-0722.
To learn more, visit our Coastal Heritage Preserve page.