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Most interesting, Linda.


On Sun, Dec 1, 2013 at 12:27 PM, Barry K. MacKay <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> VERY COOL!
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> *From:* SciArt-L Discussion List-for Natural Science Illustration-
> [mailto:[log in to unmask]] *On Behalf Of *Linda Feltner
> *Sent:* December-01-13 11:48 AM
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> *Subject:* [SCIART] Sky Island Paint-out on Tumamoc Hill with Linda M.
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> Check out Paul Mirocha's Tumamoc Sketchbook blog!
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> I asked fifteen artists to join me on Tumamoc Hill, Tucson, AZ, for a day
> to paint at the U of A Desert Lab. The landscape is a working lab and the
> public is restricted to the paved road that extends to the top of the hill,
> where petroglyphs and artifacts from an Anasazi community can be found. The
> historic stone buildings provided facilities as well as wonderful subjects
> to draw. This living laboratory gave us an ungroomed Sonoran Desert
> landscape. I would like to offer more workshops at this fascinating place.
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> The Sky Island Paint-out was organized as an opportunity for artists to
> explore this new landscape to paint in Tucson. I started the day with a
> "Today's Focus" challenge that would encourage artists to think and sketch
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> Paul Mirocha, Resident Artist, facilitated this event, and has written an
> article for the Tumamoc Sketchbook. Paul's blog highlights the interview of
> my goals and "Today's Focus" assignment, and is illustrated with images of
> the sketches produced.
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> Paul gave us an introduction to the value of this island of desert in the
> boundary of Tucson, and gave us much to think about while we sketched.  We
> all had a wonderful experience, the weather was pleasant, and we all want
> to do it again soon.
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> I want to especially thank Paul, in facilitating this opportunity to paint
> and inspiring us all.
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> The link below is of the Tumamoc Sketchbook. Check it out!
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> http://tumamocsketchbook.com/?p=3164
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> Very best,
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> Linda
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