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Lizars and Butterflies
Drawing on Tradition: Butterflies of William H. Lizars, ink and colored pencil by Mary McCauley  William H. Lizars (1788-1859) is best known for his colored insect and bird illustrations on monochromatic habitat backgrounds. He was born in Edinburgh and an ...
Lizars and Butterflies
Lizars and Butterflies
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Our Kickstarter Project is Closing in 6 hours!
( Guzmania X by Karey Swan, watercolor) We have six hours are remaining of our Kickstarter project, we have secured the publication plus three artist-in-resident positions. At the moment we have only 25 books left - this is the last opportunity to get this ...
Our Kickstarter Project is Closing in 6 hours!
Our Kickstarter Project is Closing in 6 hours!
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Happy 4th of July!
Etrog ( Citrus medica ),  advanced ink by Joanna Webster The past month we have not only been fundraising, but we do work in the classroom also. We have little more than 60 hours left of our successful Kickstarter project   (closing on July 6th). Thank you ...
Happy 4th of July!
Happy 4th of July!
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Second Stretch Goal reached - third one?
Ta-Da!!! We reached the second stretch goal and Dr. M got her
painting finished - and no, Doctor M. was not painting the Amorphophallus, she was painting the second Artist-in-Resident in action!
(cartoon by David Clarke). Thank you all for your support! W...
Second Stretch Goal reached - third one?
Second Stretch Goal reached - third one?
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Lost in the Woods Opening Reception
Lost in the Woods Opening Reception
Lost in the Woods Opening Reception
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Interpretative tour to study Ute Indian traditions
The main axis of this tree has been girdled and the main growth was forced to a 90 degree angle   In our curriculum we focus not only on illustration techniques and how to handle different media but we also learn about history, traditions, culture and of co...
Interpretative tour to study Ute Indian traditions
Interpretative tour to study Ute Indian traditions
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Second Stretch Goal today?
 Dr. M is setting up the easel and rushing to paint ... There is not too much time left. (illustration by David Clarke) Can we reach the second stretch goal today and support for the second Artist-in-Resident position? For more information about our Kicksta...
Second Stretch Goal today?
Second Stretch Goal today?
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Dr. M rushing to ... First of the series of 4 illustrations by David Clarke We are half way through to reach our second stretch goal - thank you for your support. Keep spreading the word and see what happens for Dr. M - we have 14 days left of this drive, a...
Botanical Illustration
Botanical Illustration
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First Stretch Goal Unlocked!
Ratibida columnifera , watercolor by Işık Güner, our 2017 Artist-in-Resident Thanks to your generous support we have now unlocked the first 6-week Artist-in-Resident position! You might be our 2019 A-I-R! We have added a new incentive: High quality giclee p...
First Stretch Goal Unlocked!
First Stretch Goal Unlocked!
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We Did IT!
Aquilegia coerulea , Colorado Columbine, watercolor by John Pastoriza-Pinol, 2016 We reached our primary goal with our Kickstarter Campaign and are now ready to go for the first stretch goal and the first 6-week Artist/Illustrator-in-Residency position at D...
We Did IT!
We Did IT!
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