AFC Announcements

2000/11/22
New Book Released by the Psaros


"Greater Newburyport -A Photographic Portrait"

This hardcover book consists of 127 pages containing 145 stunning color photographic images of the greater Newburyport, Massachusetts region. The book is a compilation of numerous local photographers and includes
twenty-two images taken by Kevin and Susan Psaros. Kevin and Susan were awarded Second Place in the juried photo contest associated with the publication of this book for their photograph, "A Day At The Beach." This book can be
purchased by contacting them at kevandsuep@aol.com.

2000/10/17
Barbara Nelson bronze awarded to equestrian Hall of Famers


The United States Combined Training Association, an equestrian organization, recently announced its first inductees to the new Hall of Fame. The USCTA commissioned Barbara Nelson to create the award for those who are being honored for their achievements in the Olympic sport of Three-Day Eventing.

2000/08/09
Art For Animal Show fundraiser for animals

This year's second annual Art For Animals Show is scheduled for September 22nd and 23rd of 2001. Again 15 of Canada's finest wildlife artist will gather under one roof. The event is being organized on behalf of the Quinte Humane Society to raise much-needed funds for abandoned and abused animals, Wildlife artist Doug Comeau says. "For the second year, we have brought together several of Ontario

2000/05/31
Siegrist Illustrates Panther Book


The "Realm of the Panther", a habitat book published by Soundprints and illustrated throughout by Wes Siegrist, features over 14 paintings of Florida panthers in their native South Florida landscape. The back of the book contains a gatefold illustration that folds out into a 34 inch wide panoramic view of the Big Cypress Preserve, the regional setting for the book. Twenty-six species featured in the gatefold are highlighted on the previous pages for children to locate in their respective habitat.

1999/08/31
Lantz Original to be auctioned at Christie's in London

Christie's, the prestigious auction house in London, England will be offering two of Yvette Lantz' original paintings on November 18, 1999.

The two paintings are "Plains Drifters" - buffalo and magpies and "Canada Jay". Christie's features all the art in a catalogue which will be distributed world wide. The paintings are also featured at www.natureartists.com and www.nature-art net.

Artist Contact: Yvette Lantz
E-mail: yvette_lantz@bc.sympatico.ca
Tel.: (250) 722-2794

1999/04/29
Godin Wins World Miniature Title

The 1999 Ward World Championship Wildfowl Carving Competition was held in Ocean City, Maryland on April 23, 24, and 25. Among the over 800 participating bird sculptors was Pat Godin, a competitor at this event for 24 years. Pat

1999/04/01
Wilson Wins First Prize at California Open

At the California Open Art Festival held on February 13th & 14th, 1999 in Del Mar, Ca., WWNAG member Patti Wilson's original oil painting of "Down on the Lake" won 1st place in the art competition. She will also be the Artist of the Year at next year's show. For interested art buyers, she will be exhibiting next at the "Reflections in Nature Show" in Fallbrook, CA the first week-end of May, 1999.

Artist Contact: Patti Wilson,
E-mail: wilsoncm@earthlink.com
Tel.:(805) 871-0465

1999/04/01
Rich wins Purchase Award

Andrea Rich recently won the purchase award from the Los Angeles Printmaking Society's "15th Annual" show.

You can meet Andrea and see her work at the following shows throughout the year:

Woodcuts of Andrea Rich Pacific Grove Art Center at Pacific Grove, CA (May 21- June 18, 1999)

European Society of Wildlife Artists group show in London, England (July 22- June 19, 1999)

Natural World Observed, Lindsay Wildlife Museum , Walnut Creek, CA (June 19- July 3 1999)

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