Soil painting with the Art of Horticulture class, Cornell University, 2018

Upcoming events:

2019 State Teen Action Representative Retreat Workshops, April 5-7, 2019 NYS Fairgrounds:


Earth Art & Digital Storytelling: Painting, Pictures, Maps, Soils and Storytelling are all part of this workshop that has something for everyone. Come use your creative side to PAINT a work of art using SOILS from around the world. Bring a soil sample from your own home town and snap a PICTURE of the location to add local color to your painting and to your digital STORYTELLING. Learn about the value of soil to food security, economic development and healthy living. Use StoryMAPS to chart and illustrate your adventure and share the “dirt” on soil with the world. Meet and learn from award winning artist and scientist, Kirsten Kurtz.

2019 Ithaca Reggae Festival, details coming soon

Past shows and outreach events:

Museum Rocks-Late Night, Johnson Art Museum, Cornell University, 3/1/19

Soil Art Show, Soil Science Society of America, International Soils Meeting, San Diego, 2019

Soil Painting in the Art of Horticulture Class at Cornell University, 2018

Grassroots Festival of Music and Dance, 7/19/2018-7/22/2018

Ithaca Reggae Festival, 6/23/2018

Shifting Ground, Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, 4/21/2018

World Soil Day at Cornell University, 12/5/2017

Women’s Show, Tjaden Gallery, Cornell University, 3/6/2017

Science Cabaret, On Healthy Soil and Dirty Art, 3/21/2017

World Soil Day at Cornell University, 12/10/15

Out of the Woods, The Shop, 8/2014