Residency Dates: October 15 – November 13, 2015
at Gilbert Great Hall, Hunter Conference Center, Southern Utah University, Cedar City, UT
at the Zion Lodge Auditorium, Springdale, UT
Earnest is a professional artist and studio arts educator. He has been passionately committed to art-making for more than thirty years, and to igniting that passion in others for over 20 years. Ward currently teaches place-based and nature journaling programs for the general public and interdisciplinary educators. Earnest has been the recipient of several honors and awards for his artwork, and served as Artist-in-Residence at North Cascades National Park in 2011.