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Adam Gustavson
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Counting down
Well, just another week till Ludy hits the shelves. In the mean, time,  Kirkus Reviews had some nice things to say. "Patrick's folksy account is crisp and packed with facts. Gustavson's evocative illustrations combine oil paintings with gouache on watercolo...

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drypoint etching on Rives BFK paper. 3" x 3"

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Feral Town
For the past two years, I've taken up drawing on post-its notes. The original idea was to do something creative with little passing thoughts I had, in an immediate context, with the time I had available. I would scribble them out between teaching obligation...

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"Swimmers" Exhibition Opens April 6!

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It's National Pig Day!
...and even though he'd won second place, Francisco considered the contest a bust. He spoke seven languages. He was a chess master. And yet he'd been bested by a Yorkshire named Mr. Taco in what turned out to be a glorified eating competition. Darla, on the...

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Stand Up And Sing!
Stand Up And Sing! is my latest collaboration with author Susanna Reich. It's the story of folk singer, activist, environmentalist, and erstwhile shipbuilder Pete Seeger, from his birth in 1919 to his passing in 2014, complete with forays into the labor mov...

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Michael Flynn as  The Angriest Bird. Steve Bannon as  The Thing That Needs To Crawl Back In Its Hole. Ben Carson as The Sleeping Leviathan Kellyanne Conway as The Plumed Dragon Chris Christie as The One That Got Away Rudolph Guiliani as  The Thing That Ough...

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Some Creatures
   Katie boasted an impressive pedigree among mythological beasts; her father was a Minotaur, her mother a Satyr. Katie, unfortunately, hit the recessive gene lottery in the pairing.   The Gahzurtz   The Bearded Snickelthorpe casein on paper, various sizes

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The end of summer
Swimmer (shallows)  oil on canvas, 24" x 36"

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A Thing In The Works
Not revealing much about this one yet, either, but here's a start. I'd like to thank eBay for helping me find just the right period train seat, complete with its original upholstery.   thumbnail, pencil on paper   sketch/value study, colored pencil and goua...
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