Outdoor Art Apprentice

Being outside in nature is a great way to spark your creativity. Some of our greatest works of art are inspired by nature—from early on, cave people drew pictures of sunsets, the sky, animals, and trees. Get ready to observe and collect things outdoors that will drive your art and creativity— from colors and patterns to landscapes and wildlife.

  1. Explore art outdoors
  2. Make something!
  3. Get to know—and create—sounds of nature
  4. Be a nature photographer
  5. Design with nature

When I’ve earned this badge, I will have been inspired outdoors and created nature-themed art.

Earned by Scouts.

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Outdoor Art Creator

As an artist, you can walk outside and see colors, shapes, and ideas for things you want to create. Find out how you can make your own art outdoors and have fun doing it!

  1. Find art ideas outdoors
  2. Make something!
  3. Dance or make music outdoors
  4. Be a nature photographer
  5. Design with nature

When I’ve earned this badge, I’ll know how to do different kinds of fun art projects outdoors.

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Outdoor Art Expert

Get ready to become an outdoor artist as you connect with nature and create something helpful to the environment. You’ll learn how to see nature with an artist’s eye and find ways to express yourself—from photography and painting to music, jewelry design, and architecture. Go outside to find art—it doesn’t just exist within the four walls of a museum.

  1. Explore art outdoors.
  2. Make something!
  3. Create or share music inspired by nature.
  4. Capture nature digitally.
  5. Design outdoors.

When I’ve earned this badge, I will have learned how to create art outdoors with a focus on the environment.

Earned by Scouts.

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Outdoor Art Explorer

From murals on buildings to oil paintings of landscapes, art and the outdoors go hand in hand. Let nature be your inspiration as you explore, create, and design different kinds of art.

  1. Explore outdoor art.
  2. Make something!
  3. Find music in nature.
  4. Be a nature photographer.
  5. Design with nature.

When I’ve earned this badge, I will know how to find the art in nature and create my own outdoor artwork.

Earned by Scouts.

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Outdoor Art Maker

From a blue sky to a bird’s song, nature can give you lots of ideas for art! Get Ready to explore the outdoors and use what you see and hear to make different kinds of art projects.

  1. See the colors of nature
  2. Hear the sounds of nature
  3. Share your outdoor art

When I’ve earned this badge, I’ll know how to look at nature like an artist and make my own outdoor art.

Earned by Scouts.

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