June 17, 2019

Contact: Amy Poos

Annie and Abel Van Meter State Park hosts Art & Nature: T-Shirt Printing workshop June 29

JEFFERSON CITY, MO, JUNE 17, 2019 – Meet in the Annie and Abel Van Meter State Park large shelter house at 2 p.m, Saturday, June 29, to learn more about the fascinating history of nature printing and create your very own leaf printed t-shirt. Nature printing is an ancient art form that involves recreating images of objects found in nature and is still practiced today. The art of nature printing has been used in botany, interior design, the manufacturing of paper money, and much more.

This is free event, but please bring your own plain t-shirt. The park will supply the paint, leaves, and fun!

Annie and Abel Van Meter State Park is located 12 miles north of Marshall on Highway 122. For more information about the event, call the park at 660-886-7537.

For more information about Missouri state parks and historic sites, visit the web at Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.