Jun 8, 2024
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Yachats Commons

441 Highway 101 N. Yachats, OR 97498



Suggested Donation

The Yachats Academy of Arts & Sciences presents the latest addition to their speaker series, artist and author Zebith S. Thalden. Her talk, “Science + Art,” will take place on Saturday, June 8th at 2pm in the multipurpose room at the Commons.

In her presentation, Thalden will share how art can be used as a tool to both learn about the natural world and encourage environmental stewardship. She will also touch on the philosophy and creative process presented in her recently published book, The Insect Artist: How to Observe Draw and Paint Butterflies, Bees, and More (Timber Press, March 2024).

As an artist, educator, and author, Thalden celebrates biological diversity and the inter connectivity between humans and other species. Her artwork has been featured in museums and cultural centers around the world. She received her BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design and MFA-IA from Goddard College. Follow her at Please note this talk will be on Saturday June 8, at 2:00 pm.

Admission is by a suggested donation of $5.00. YAAS is supported by Polly Plumb Productions, a Yachats non- profit. For more information please visit and

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