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why yes we did (note the "we", trying to weasel out...) I'll patch up 
tomorrow morning.

Gail



On 2/24/14 8:20 PM, Bruce Bartrug wrote:
> Umm, did you forget the Africa tour, or is this not the place for same?
>
> Oops.  Heh, heh, great issue Gail!  Lots of cool stuff here.
>
> :)b
>
>
> On Mon, Feb 24, 2014 at 8:16 PM, Gail Guth <[log in to unmask] 
> <mailto:[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 <tel:269-963-1311>
>     [log in to unmask] <mailto:[log in to unmask]>
>     www.guthillustration.com <http://www.guthillustration.com/>
>
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> -- 
> Bruce Bartrug
> Nobleboro, Maine, USA
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> The world is a dangerous place, not because of those who do evil, but 
> because of those who look on and do nothing.  - Albert Einstein
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139 Lathrop Avenue
Battle Creek, MI  49014-5076
269-963-1311
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