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Global Explorers - Night Skies Arts Academy 2014

A photo collage showing students creating artwork using oil pastels, sketchbooks, and a camera. A student is shown looking at the Milky Way with a desert scene.

A student points a camera with a desert scene in the background. Four students sit in the sand, painting images of the night sky.

A student displays his pen-and-ink picture of the night sky. River and rafts are in the background. A student displays her pen-and-ink drawing of the night sky over mountains. Canyon walls, river, and rafts are in the background. A student displays his pen-and-ink drawing of glaxies and stars. River and rafts are in the background.

Students find artistic inspiration in the stars during the Night Skies Arts Academy. NPS Photos.