Greetings, GNSI Family and Friends! A quick update for June... check these and more on your GNSI website:
Our conference sketchbook project has expanded! Let artist John Cody hear from you! John & Dot are not able to attend the conference this year, but we want to know we are thinking about them.
FOR YOUR GNSI EXECUTIVE BOARD!
You can vote online, by mail, or in person at the conference. Voting ends at the end of Wednesday's Members Meeting.
MEMBER LAUNCHES KICKSTARTER PROJECT
GNSI member Ann DuBois has launched a Kickstarter project to fund a top-quality publication of her Plants of Life book, which will feature 38 original paintings of plant life...read all about her project.
We founded a brand new GNSI Page on May 21st, and within seven days we have almost 350 likes! We will be featuring current news, events and links to our member's works of art that are online. If you would like to sign up to be featured on the GNSI Facebook page, fill out this short Jot form and we will put you on the list of possible postings!
- VICTORIA FULLER EXAMINES THE NATURAL WORLD
Date: June 6 - July 12, 2014
Location: Packer Schopf Gallery, Chicago
Victoria Fuller's sculpture explores nature from all angles underground, above ground, outer space and inner space. In an exhibition at Packer Schopf Gallery, Fuller offers a multilayer investigation of environmental systems. Aptly titled Nature, Fuller's sculptures alternately depict organic and manmade structures, illustrating both nature's abundance and the dire consequences of human interference.
Comics & Medicine: From Private Lives to Public Health
Date: June 26th to 28th, 2014
Location:Johns Hopkins Medical Campus, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
2014 ANNUAL CONFERENCE
DATE: July 23 - 26, 2014
Location: Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
ADVENTURE TOUR- COSTA RICA
Date: February 6-16, 2015
Mindy Lighthipe- Botanical and Nature Artist,
Nancy Richmond- Nature Photographer
In this 10-day workshop students will tour the country of Costa Rica. Travel to different locations where the rainforest is our classroom. Learn field sketching, field research, color notation, composition and to use digital photography for reference details. This workshop is for all levels and welcomes photographers as well.
Looking for recommendations on courses for Scientific illustration (based in Australia)
That's it for now, but there's always something new on your GNSI website! Stay tuned, check in often.
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