I was attracted to the Scenic Slide because I've been a long time admirer of Bruce's work and because the Slide has special meaning to me - I've hiked and walked a lot of the pathway that runs along the Rocky River depicted so beautifully in the Scenic Slide.
Enjoy the beauty of conserved natural areas in your home
An evening conversation with the artist, Bruce Buchanan and Cathy Marquardt, happy owner of a Western Cuyahoga Audubon Rocky River View Scenic Slide 2017.
The “Rocky River View Scenic Slide” is an original, Western Cuyahoga Audubon commissioned artwork by Bruce Buchanan, stained glass and decorative artist. Created in a process of firing hand-painted glass, the “Rocky River View Scenic Slide” is a timeless illustration of an iconic Lake Erie waterway known to many Northeast Ohio residents in the Rocky River Reservation, Cleveland Metroparks Rocky River, Ohio.
Purchase your Scenic Slide at our Store
Rocky River View Scenic Slide
The “Rocky River View Scenic Slide” is an original, Western Cuyahoga Audubon commissioned artwork by Bruce Buchanan, stained glass and decorative artist. Created in a process of firing hand-painted glass, the “Rocky River View Scenic Slide” is a timeless illustration of an iconic Lake Erie waterway known to many Northeast Ohio residents in the Rocky River Reservation, Cleveland Metroparks Rocky River, Ohio. Inspired by the panoramic photograph, "Rocky River View" by Alice Merkel.
Bruce Buchanan, is a Stained Glass Artist from Cleveland, Ohio. Bruce has been recognized by the Cleveland Restoration Society for his residential work in the Gordon Square neighborhood where he lives. Currently working for Henninger's Religious Goods in Brook Park, he has just completed a huge project for the new St. Paul the Apostle Church in Westerville, Ohio. Over the last six years, he has reconfigured and restored more than 80 stained glass windows from closed Cleveland churches as well as creating almost 80 more painted stained glass windows to match. He continues to take on residential work and is working his way through the century homes of the Near West Side one window at a time. Visit Bruce Buchanan Design
The decorative artwork was inspired by the panoramic photograph, "Rocky River View" by Alice Merkel and featured in Western Cuyahoga Audubon's Spring 2017 "WATERSPIRITS" fundraising and membership campaign during the 41st Cleveland International Film Festival, March 29, 2017 - April 9, 2017. Read more at ‘WATER SPIRITS’ - The Magic and Science of Freshwater Lakes.
Publishing news, announcements and reports.
Visit the Western Cuyahoga Audubon Virtual Conference Center for a listing of programs. Download the Free Desktop & Mobile Apps-Version 2
ABOUT VIRTUAL FIELD TRIPS with Michelle Brosius, Director-at-Large and Field Trip Co-Coordinator, WCAS.
WATCH Introduction to, 'Urban Ag for People, Birds, and Wildlife'
WATCH Overview of 'WCAS Birding Challenges Fall 2020'
The WCAS Fall Warbler Challenge extends through October 31, 2020 and offered along with it is a schedule of interactive programs and digital resources to help you stay sharp on bird identity, informed on Northeast Ohio birding hotspot locations, engaged with LIVE bird banding broadcast, bird photography and much more! The WCAS Fall Warbler Challenge is a fundraising event to support chapter conservation education programs for the public. Check the Fall Warbler Challenge 2020 Schedule
The Dead Tree Birding Challenge is over but we hope you'll join us for the Wrap Up with Nancy Howell on Sat Sept 26, 2020 from 7:00-8:00pm at the WCAS Virtual Conference Center.
Speaker Series Tue Oct 6:
“Bird and Moon: Comics With a Naturalist’s Knowledge”,
Rosemary Mosco, Naturalist and Artist. REGISTER
WATCH WCAS Member Meeting and "Hybridization of Cerulean and Parula Warblers", Sept 1, 2020.
Join Urban Birding Cleveland at Mighty Networks and become a Guardian of Nature.
Create Your Account Here.
Christmas Bird Count-Lakewood Circle
Western Cuyahoga Audubon Society
4310 Bush Avenue
Cleveland, Ohio 44109
Western Cuyahoga Audubon Society is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Your donation is tax-deductible. The tax ID number is: 34-1522665. If you prefer to mail your donation, please send your check to: Nancy Howell, Western Cuyahoga Audubon Treasurer, 19340 Fowles Rd, Middleburg Hts, OH 44130. © 2020 Western Cuyahoga Audubon Society. All rights reserved. Website by Betsey O'Hagan.