There's Something Really Special About Birds!

WHETHER YOU COME SEEKING

ARTISTRY, MASTERY OR INTIMACY. . . 
An unconventional team of survivalists, photographers, scientists, and conservationists 

HAS SOMETHING TO REVEAL ABOUT BIRDS

Are you ready for a new way to know birds?

IMAGINE LEARNING 

from 12 of the world’s leading artists, survivalists, photographers, scientists, and conservationists

TO TRANSFORM THE WAY YOU KNOW BIRDS

HELLO!

My name is Kristi Dranginis. 
This January 26-30th I'm bringing together some of the coolest and most innovative people in the bird-loving world to show you just how many ways there are to LOVE BIRDS!

OH... HANG ON!!!
We hope we won't ruffle your feathers.... ;-)

 HOWEVER, REGISTRATION FOR THE 2022 FESTIVAL IS NOT OPEN JUST YET.

But don't worry. We will be opening real soon! 

If you'd like to get notified when Early Bird registration opens and hear about all the awesome events we have planned for you, 
just fill out the form below.

Looking forward to seeing you soon! 

~ Kristi Dranginis

MEET THE 2022 FESTIVAL GUIDES

The Coolest And Most Unconventional People In The Bird-Loving World

Kenn Kaufman
Naturalist, Artist & Author of Kaufman Field Guide Series

  Confirmed

Amy Wallace
Falconer & Co-founder of Female Falconers Club

  Confirmed

Eliana Ardila Kramer
Bird Guide, Photographer, Biologist & Founder of Birding By Bus 

  Confirmed

Marshall Johnson
Chief Conservation Officer for The National Audubon Society

  Confirmed

Julie Zickefoose
Artist, Naturalist & Author of Saving Jemima

  Confirmed

Jose Martinez Amoedo
Survivalist & The History Channel's Alone Show

  Confirmed

Elle Kaye
Bird Taxidermist & Host of Specimens Podcast 

  Confirmed

George Bumann
Yellowstone's Master Artist, Naturalist, & Animal Language Expert

  Confirmed

Dr. Pepper Trail
Forensic Ornithologist
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service

  Confirmed

Purbita Saha
Senior Editor & Journalist at Popular Science

  Confirmed

John Muir Laws
Artist & Author of Laws Guides to Drawing Birds

  Confirmed

Freya McGregor OTR/L
 CIG, Birdability Coordinator

  Confirmed

Corina Newsome
Ornithologist & Founder Of Black Birder’s Week.

  Unconfirmed

Elizabeth Hargrave
 Wingspan Game

  Unconfirmed

Jack Fincham
Actor
Love Island

  Unconfirmed

Geninne D. Zlatkis
Artist

  Unconfirmed

Amy Wallace 
Falconry & Me

  Unconfirmed

Eliana Ardila 
& Marc Kramer
Birding By Bus

  Unconfirmed

Paul Bannick
Wildlife Photographer, Author Of The Owl & The Woodpecker

  Confirmed

Helen Hays
Common & Roseitte Terns
Great Gull Island

  Unconfirmed

Tom Macelroy
Wilderness Survival
Wild Survival

  Unconfirmed

Rosalee de la Forêt
Herbs with Rosalee
Alchemy of Herbs

  Unconfirmed

Julie Zickefoose
Author
Saving Jemima

  Unconfirmed

Paige Davis
World Bird Sanctuary

  Unconfirmed

Lora Gier
Birds & Blooms Magazine

  Unconfirmed

Chris Morgan
The Wild (The Great British Birding Show)

  Unconfirmed

Ray Brown
Radio Show Host
Talkin' Birds

  Unconfirmed

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YOU JUST HAVE TO LOVE