GNSI Journal 2014 no. 1 Winter Issue is released!


The latest GNSI 2014 Journal, No.1 Winter Issue 
is now available for download online FREE to members! The print 
membership version is in the mail now.

This issue includes these great articles:

  * /*How Much of Creativity is Part of Human Nature?*/
    -- John Gurche examins human creativity and the symbolic nature of
    society as reflected in the hominid fossil and archaeological records.
  * /*Book Review: Shaping Humanity*
    -- Mary Parrish reviews John Gurche's new book /*Shaping Humanity*/.
  * /*Memories of John Gurche at the National Museum of Natural History*
    -- Mary Parrish tells us about her first encounters with John Gurche
    in 1988.
  * /*Life in the Slow Lane: Sculpting Life-like Turtles Freehand*/
    -- Gary Hoyle describes the process for creating life size turtle
  * /*The End of an Era: Fred Scherer 1915-2013*/
    -- Gary Hoyle eulogizes the career of diorama artists Fred Scherer.
  * /*Member Spotlight: Jenny Keller*/
    -- Jenny Keller describes her career.
  * /*Pages from My Sketchbook*/
    -- Sample pages from the sketchbooks of MaryBeth Hinrichs & Cheryl
  * /*LAYOUT BASICS: Producing a Polished And Professional Printed Piece*/
    -- Karen Ackoff offers some basic rules of typography to aid in
    producing a polished and professional printed piece.
  * /*FIELD OPS: Outfitting Your Traveling Sketch Kit*/
    -- Suzanne Stutzman discusses her tools and the Artist-in-Residence
    experience in Alaska.
  * /*A Boulder Sneak Peek!* <>/
    The Boulder Conference Committee is hard at work lining up a great
    program for us this summer! Here are just a few sneak peeks
      o /*Keynote Speakers: *
        E. MacDonald, PhD*: The Conception of Science On a Sphere /
        *Scott D. Sampson, PhD*: For the Love of Place: Reconnecting
        Humanity and Nature in the 21st Century
      o /*Workshops: */*Marvelous Mucus*: Learning about the
        Little-Known World of Land Snails - Marla Coppolino / *Tactile
        Graphics*: Images for the Blind - Ann Cunningham / *Uniting Art
        and Biology to Conserve our Changing Seas* - Courtney Mattison /
        *Ready, Set, Sell!* Proactive Marketing Strategies - Paul A.
        Krieger / **: Making Photos and Art Press Ready -
        Britt Griswold / *Live Animal Drawing*: Eagles, Falcons,
        Reptiles and Cool Bugs! - Linda M. Feltner
      o /*Field Trips: */*Dinosaur Ridge* / *The Wild Animal Sanctuary*
        / *Rocky Mountain National Park Overnight* / *NOAA* (National
        Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) / *Denver Botanic
        Gardens & Denver Museum of Natural History Doubleheader*
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    Digital download is *FREE* to GNSI members when they login to the
    GNSI website <>. Others may download the Journal
    (PDF) for $12.

    Journal download instructions

    *The Journal* is always looking for great articles like the ones in
    this issue! You don't have to be an accomplished writer, we can help
    with your presentation. Contact *Managing Editor Gail Guth*
    <> with your ideas.

Gail Guth
Guth Illustration & Design
139 Lathrop Avenue
Battle Creek, MI  49014-5076
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