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On Mon, Feb 24, 2014 at 11:35 PM, Gail Guth <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

>  why yes we did (note the "we", trying to weasel out...) I'll patch up
> tomorrow morning.
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> Gail
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>  On 2/24/14 8:20 PM, Bruce Bartrug wrote:
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>  Umm, did you forget the Africa tour, or is this not the place for same?
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>  Oops.  Heh, heh, great issue Gail!  Lots of cool stuff here.
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>  :)b
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> On Mon, Feb 24, 2014 at 8:16 PM, Gail Guth <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>
>>  *Greetings, GNSI! Time for your late-February edition of GNSI In The
>> News. I would call it the Early Spring edition, welcoming mild temperatures
>> and gentle, replenishing rains, but sadly, no...not yet! So rather than
>> throwing darts at the TV weather folks, visit YOUR GNSI website
>> <http://www.gnsi.org/> for the latest news!*
>> EXHIBIT CALL
>>
>> *GNSI Members Exhibit Deadline Is fast approaching!
>> <http://www.gnsi.org/node/7334>*
>> Get those entries in by March 1st! This is a wonderful opportunity to
>> display your best work in Boulder.
>>
>>
>> *Call For Exhibit: Fourth Coast Illuminated
>> <http://www.gnsi.org/event/exhibit-call/call-exhibit-fourth-coast-illuminated>
>> Submission Deadline:* March 21, 2014
>> *Acceptance Notifications Sent:* April 5 - 7
>> *Delivery Of Accepted Work:* June 23 - 27
>> *Exhibit Dates:* July 1 - August 30, 2014. [Kalamazoo Nature Center will
>> be hosting the Association of Nature Center Administrators annual Summit
>> August 20-23.]
>> *Exhibit Location:* Kalamazoo Nature Center's Glen Vista Gallery,
>> Kalamazoo, MI.
>> *Eligibility:* Open to all current GNSI members living in Michigan,
>> Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Pennsylvania, New York, and
>> Ontario.
>> *Subjects:* Plants, animals, habitats, landscapes, natural &
>> archaeological artifacts of the Great Lakes region.
>>
>> This is an invitation to GNSI members living in states and provinces
>> bordering the Great Lakes to submit entries to Fourth Coast Illuminated, an
>> exhibition of art featuring flora, fauna, and archaeological artifacts of
>> the region.
>>
>> The exhibit will be on display at the Kalamazoo Nature Center in its Glen
>> Vista Gallery July 1 - August 30, 2014 . Kalamazoo Nature Center is one of
>> the most highly regarded nature centers in the country and is considered a
>> leader in the field. Their Glen Vista Gallery is large, well-lit, and free
>> from visual distraction. As a bonus, the KNC will host the Association of
>> Nature Center Administrators' annual Summit during the exhibit, providing
>> an interested and appreciative audience.
>>
>> Exhibitors will have the opportunity to present workshops and/or public
>> talks during the exhibit's run. Artists may elect to sell their work.
>> Blog
>>
>> *Hunt Institute Request to Botanical Artists
>> <http://www.gnsi.org/blog/hunt-institute-request-botanical-artists>*
>> As part of a multi-year photography initiative, the Hunt Institute for
>> Botanical Documentation is working to photograph their entire Art
>> collection...Because this is a use not covered in the original donation or
>> purchase agreement prior to 2010, the Hunt would like to contact all living
>> artists (or their heirs) who have work in their collection to request
>> permission to include thumbnail images in our database. ..*read more...*
>> Events
>>
>> *GNSI-DC: 18th and 19th Century Wax Anatomical Models
>> <https://www.gnsi.org/event/meeting/gnsi-dc-18th-and-19th-century-wax-anatomical-models>*
>> *Event Date:* Tuesday, March 18, 2014; 5:30pm 8:00pm
>> *Location:* Smithsonian Natural History Museum, 10th St. & Constitution
>> Ave., Washington, DC., Cooper Room (2rd Floor, East Wing)
>>
>> Please join us for a GNSI-DC meeting on Tuesday, March 18th for a
>> presentation given by medical illustrator Marie Dauenheimer. This
>> illustrated presentation will examine the art and history of the wax
>> anatomical models of the Museo Zoologico La Specola in Florence, Italy. The
>> museum's Wax Modeling Workshop created over 2,000 wax models of human
>> anatomy from the mid-18th to early 19th century, and the products of their
>> labor are considered by many to be the finest anatomical waxworks in the
>> world...*read more...*
>> Workshops
>>
>> *AAS Scientific Illustration Course 2014 at QRanch Young, Arizona
>> <http://www.gnsi.org/event/workshop/aas-scientific-illustration-course-2014>*
>> *Event Date:* June 14 - 20, 2014
>>
>> The Workshop is taught by Dr. John W. Hohmann and Bryan Donahue,
>> professional artist and scientific illustrator. Students will learn the
>> importance and value of scientific illustration and have the opportunity to
>> illustrate artifacts and cultural features from Q Ranch....
>>
>> *Artist-In-Residence Program, Southeast Oregon
>> <http://www.gnsi.org/event/workshop/artist-residence-program-southeast-oregon>*
>> *Event Date:* April 1, 2014 - May 1, 2014
>> *Application Deadlines:* March 1, 2014 and September 1, 2014
>> *Cost:* $25 application fee for individuals ($50 for collaborative
>> teams) to cover administrative costs.
>>
>> PLAYA, in south central Oregon, is a retreat for creative individuals who
>> are committed and passionate about their work and who will benefit from
>> time spent in a remote location. PLAYA offers seclusion and quiet in a
>> natural environment and the opportunity for interaction, if desired, with a
>> cohort of residents and the local rural community...*read more...*
>>
>> *Artist Residency At The Huyck Preserve, Summer 2014
>> <http://www.gnsi.org/event/workshop/artist-residency-huyck-preserve-summer-2014>*
>> *Application Deadline:* April 14, 2014
>>
>> The Huyck Preserve is accepting applications for our COM.EN.ART program
>> for 2014.
>>
>> COM.EN.ART (COMmunity.ENviroment.ART) is an Artist-in-Residence program
>> for natural history illustrators offered by the Huyck Preserve, a
>> biological field station and 2000-acre nature preserve in the picturesque
>> Hudson Valley hamlet of Rensselaerville, NY. This two-week residency is
>> designed to provide concentrated field experience and study for
>> illustrators, as well as encourage interaction and discussion about nature
>> among artists, with scientists and with the community.... *read more...*
>>
>>
>> *Visiting Artist Series: Drawing Birds with Linda Feltner
>> <http://www.gnsi.org/event/workshop/visiting-artist-series-drawing-birds-linda-feltner>
>> Event Date:* April 4 - 6, 2014
>>
>> This workshop will guide, enlighten and inspire the illustrator into the
>> realm of birds. The foundation of good bird illustration begins with some
>> anatomy basics ...Sketching and drawing live birds will provide
>> opportunities to observe form, gesture and behavior....*read more...*
>>
>>
>> *Postcards From
>> <http://www.gnsi.org/event/workshop/postcards-series-plein-air-watercolor-workshop>
>> Series - Plein-Air Watercolor Workshop
>> <http://www.gnsi.org/event/workshop/postcards-series-plein-air-watercolor-workshop>
>> Event Date: * March 22 - March 23, 2014
>>
>> The *Postcards From...* series of watercolor workshops has expanded!
>>
>> *THE PLEIN-AIR WATERCOLOR PRIMER Date:* March 22 & 23, 2014
>> *Location:* DC Art Press, 2377 S. Downing St., Denver CO
>> *Instructors:* Marjorie Leggitt and Leon Loughridge
>> *Time:* 9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
>> Price: $360.00 (includes custom traveling watercolor kit, gourmet lunch)
>>
>> *This new workshop qualifies as a pre-requisite for the September
>> POSTCARDS FROM...Aspen multi-day workshop. Priority is given to those
>> registrants who also place a deposit for the Postcards from Aspen workshop.*
>>
>> This 2-day weekend workshop introduces all the basics to plein air
>> watercolor painting and, starting this year, is the pre-requisite for the
>> fabulous 4-day POSTCARDS FROM...Aspen watercolor workshop in September
>> (please click on this link<http://www.gnsi.org/event/workshop/postcards-series-aspen-colorado>for information on the Aspen workshop)... *read
>> more...*
>> Forums
>>
>> *Job Opening Iowa State U - Asst. Professor:
>> <http://www.gnsi.org/forum/business/job-opening-iowa-state-u-asst-professor>*
>> Posted in *Business*
>> Biological/Pre-Medical Illustration/Scientific Visualization
>> *Application Deadline:* 03/09/2014
>>
>> *Price the sale of full copyright
>> <http://www.gnsi.org/forum/business/price-sale-full-copyright>*
>> Posted in *Business*
>> I'm a botanical artist and I'm trying to figure out how to price
>> releasing full copyright (vs. limited use) on a commissioned piece. A
>> friend suggested you might have some pointers....
>>
>> *Camera Lucida recommendations
>> <http://www.gnsi.org/forum/general-discussion/camera-lucida-recommendations>*
>> Posted in *General Discussion*
>> I am intersted in getting a camera lucida to attach to my stereo
>> microscope. I have looked online, but I am not sure if what I have found
>> will attach to my scope. I would apprecaite any reccomendations of a
>> specific model or a good source.
>>
>>
>> That's it for this edition, please check out the GNSI web site often for
>> updates and news.
>>
>> Regards,
>> Gail Guth
>>  --
>> Gail Guth
>> Guth Illustration & Design
>> 139 Lathrop Avenue
>> Battle Creek, MI  49014-5076
>> 269-963-1311
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>> www.guthillustration.com
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> because of those who look on and do nothing.  - Albert Einstein
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