So much to enjoy on-screens and off this week:
Chris Monroe's Chico Bon Bon Netflix series drops May 8...
Enjoy the Homegrown Virtual Edition courtesy of Joe Klander, a local artist whose daily drawings are a source of delight....
(And if you want the perfect soundtrack for the videos, just dial up your favorite Homegrown Virtual Performances here on KUMD's web page!)
When it's time to take a break from the screens, grab a notebook or pad and head outside to soak up some sunshine and noodle around a bit with a nature journal. Here are a couple of different approaches; this one from John Muir Laws, the founder and host of the Nature Journal Club. It's geared to teachers and parents acting "in loco magistra."
Then here are some ideas if you're the one contemplating a nature journal: what to use, how to use it, and some different approaches for your journal.
The Arrowhead Regional Arts Council has created a Working Artist Emergency Grant to help artists work and sustain themselves over the next six months. The application deadline is May 8 and you can find all the details here.