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Greetings, GNSI!
Wow, November already! There are snowflakes in the forecast for us here 
in the Mitten State, but I know a lot of you are enjoying warmer climes. 
Whatever the weather, you can always take a few minutes to check out the 
latest news on your GNSI website! http://www.gnsi.org/

*2016 GNSI CONFERENCE 
<https://gnsi.org/event/conference/2016-gnsi-conference-santa-cruz> - 
Santa Cruz*
Join us in sunny California for the 2016 GNSI Annual Conference! We will 
meet at the beautiful campus of the University of California, Santa Cruz 
from July 3 - 9. The Conference Committee, headed by Robin Carlson, has 
been working hard and will be presenting you with all the information 
you need, as soon as possible. If you are thinking about teaching a 
workshop and/or presenting (and please do think about it!), contact 
Elizabeth Morales, [log in to unmask], 607-532-4039 or
Taina Litwak, [log in to unmask], 240-750-9245.

*BUSINESS FORUM* (Logged-In Member Only Links)
*GNSI Member Badge* <https://gnsi.org/forum/business/gnsi-member-badge>
Presenting: the NEW GNSI Member Badge! Display it proudly on your 
website, Facebook page, your business cards or stationery, or anywhere 
else you like and proclaim your membership in the best science-art group 
on the planet! You need to be a paid-up member and logged in to the 
website to access the download; multiple file types and sizes are available.

*Full Time Illustration Job at NOAA* 
<https://gnsi.org/forum/business/full-time-illustration-job-noaa>
NASA is looking for a full-time illustrator to create a mix of day in, 
day out image composition for production workflows ("Here's a map - 
please add a legend to it."), along with more creative endeavors. Read 
more for further description and an application link.

*Full time illustration Job in Vertebrate Zoology* 
<https://gnsi.org/forum/business/job-announcement-full-time-illustration-vertebrate-zoology-u-kansas> 
- U. of Kansas
The Division of Vertebrate Paleontology at the University of Kansas 
Biodiversity Institute seeks a Scientific Illustrator. This is a 
full-time (12-month) unclassified appointment. Salary range: $40,000 to 
$45,000.... for an extensive job description and an application link, 
read more.

*MEETINGS*
*GNSI-DC: Painting on Walls: The Art and Illustrations of Jane Kim* 
<https://gnsi.org/event/meeting/gnsi-dc-painting-walls-art-and-illustrations-jane-kim>
DATE:  November 17, 2015 - 5:30pm
LOCATION: Smithsonian Natural History Museum, Washington, DC
Join us at the GNSI-DC Chapters November meeting to see Jane Kim, 
founder of Ink Dwell studio, creates large-format work. Using a variety 
of materials while merging disciplines of fine art and science 
illustration, she creates her murals and installations as a celebration 
and interpretation of the natural world and a vehicle designed to 
challenge how we interact with it.

*RESOURCE*
*The Stuttgart Database of Scientific Illustrators 14501950: Making the 
Invisible Hands Visible 
<https://gnsi.org/resources/%5Bterm-raw%5D/database-science-illustrators-1450-1950>*
Listings for illustrators of scientific publications of all genres 
(especially atlases, articles, textbooks) who were active between 1450 
and 1950, thus excluding illuminators of medieval manuscripts as well as 
illustrators still active. more More than *10400 illustrators *with 
particular emphasis on anatomy, dermatology, botany, zoology, 
mineralogy, astronomy, and general natural history. Access to the 
database with its 20 search fields is free and open to all interested users.


*EXHIBITS*
*Flora and Fauna Illustrata (FFI) project 
<https://gnsi.org/blog/flora-and-fauna-illustrata-ffi-project>*
The Minnesota Landscape Arboretum (MLA) and the Andersen Horticultural 
Library (AHL) are excited to begin a long-term project, Flora and Fauna 
Illustrata (FFI), to document, in scientifically accurate fine art, the 
plant and animal species that occur at the Arboretum. /(Ed. Note: This 
is a fully volunteer project. The art and copyrights are donated in 
full, without any compensation)/

*Northwest Chapter Exhibit - 2015 
<https://gnsi.org/event/exhibit/northwest-chapter-exhibit-oct-2015>*
DATE: October 14, 2015 to March 31, 2016
The GNSI Northwest Chapter has mounted an exhibition at the the Pacific 
Science Center at the Seattle Center, Seattle, Washington featuring 
twelve of our members who will be exhibiting gicle prints and originals 
of their work. Chapter members are excited to be able to team up with 
the Science Center for this exhibit.

*GNSI Oregon Group Exhibit - 2015 
<https://gnsi.org/event/exhibit/gnsi-oregon-group-exhibit-september-2015>*
DATE: September 11, 2015 to February 21, 2016
LOCATION: Pacific Maritime Heritage Center, Newport Oregon
The GNSI-Oregon Group invites you to view their exhibit entitled Tidal 
Waters: The Art of Scientific Illustration at the Pacific Maritime 
Heritage Center, Newport Oregon ongoing through February 21, 2016. 
Admission is free to members of the Center, $5 for non-members.

*WORKSHOP*
*Captured With Colored Pencil: Design and Contrasts in Nature: Color 
Pencil Workshop - with Rhonda Nass* 
<https://gnsi.org/event/workshop/color-pencil-workshop-rhonda-nass>
DATE: November 14 - 15, 2015
LOCATION: Nevin Welcome Center Cornell Plantations Cornell University, 
Ithaca NY
COST: $200 / $180 for Plantations and GNSI Members
INSTRUCTOR: Rhonda Nass
In this two-day intensive workshop with guest artist Rhonda Nass, youll 
create unique colored pencil works on dark paper using natural designs. 
Participants will choose their own subject to draw, then excerpt and 
magnify a portion of that subject for the background.



-- 
Gail Guth
Guth Illustration & Design
139 Lathrop Avenue
Battle Creek, MI  49014-5076
269-963-1311
[log in to unmask]
www.guthillustration.com <http://www.guthillustration.com/>



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