AFC Announcements

Jeremy Paul Does Private Exhibit for Royals

In July WWNAG artist Dr. Jeremy Paul was asked to put on a private exhibition for King Harald and Queen Sonja of Norway during ther official visit to the Isle of Man. - The Island has many historical links with Norway going back to the Viking era.

The private exhibition was part of their official visit to the Island to attend the annual Tynwald ceremony. This is a meeting of the Island's parliament which takes place on Tynwald Hill - the site of the original parliament.

Marie Heerkens' Art Graces Deer at Art Project

Deer have roamed throughout the Finger Lakes Region for centuries. But in Summer 2002, the community will see a herd of a completely different kind. That's because the Finger Lakes Community College (FLCC) Foundation brought Deer on Parade to the shores of the Finger Lakes to help raise money for Finger Lakes Community College programs and scholarships. FLCC offers innovation in education every day.

Linda Besse Again at Leigh Yawkey

Linda Besse is another WWNAG member to have been selected again for Birds in Art 2002 at the Leigh Yawkey Woodson Museum.

The title of the orignal oil painting is Roseate and measures 19.25" X 23.75". It is of a Roseate Spoonbill, native to the southeastern US, especially Florida.

Linda explained a bit about the painting:

Dean Richards selected for Kentucky National Wildlife Art Exhibit

2002 Kentucky National Wildlife Art Exhibit is the fifth
biennial exhibit hosted by the Ohio Valley Art League and the Kentucky
Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources. Dean Richards, a member of the
World Wide Nature Artists Group has been selected from hundreds of
submissions to be part of this years show and sale.His charcoal and
graphite drawings entitled
" Crossing the Firehole - Bison " and " Arrival - Osprey " will be among 72
juried pieces on display.

The purpose of the exhibit is to increase awareness for the preservation of

David Kitler a winner in Arts for the Parks Competition

David Kitler is honoured that his piece

Andrea Rich shares her secrets of woodblock printing at Yellowstone.

The Yellowstone Association Institute is putting on a number of courses this summer at the Yellowstone National Park. Andrea Rich, a WWNAG member since inception, will be giving a course in woodblock printing at Old Faithful between August 30 and Sept 2. 2002. On the first day participants will draw from the park

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