Lapta Conservation and Sustainable Environment Association held an event for school children on Saturday.
Painter Salih Cizel oversaw an art project for primary school children at his Lapta studio. The children produced their own paintings under his guidance.
Kemal Huray, the head of the association, said that the objective was to instil in children, an awareness of the environment and the need to protect it.
Nature walks and bird spotting tours in the Lapta area are also planned.