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Re: (Fwd) Workshop Announcement

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John Antoine Labadie (labadie)
Tue, 28 Apr 1998 10:14:04 EST5EDT


> July 1998 Workshop Announcement
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> DRAWING MAYAN ARTIFACTS:
> SCIENTIFIC ILLUSTRATION IN THE FIELD
> BELIZE, CENTRAL AMERICA
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> WITH: Dr. John Antoine Labadie
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> DATES: July 10 - 15, 1998.
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> PLEASE JOIN US for an Archaeological Illustration Workshop in Belize, Central
> America with archaeological illustrator Dr. John Antoine Labadie. Dr. Labadie
> is chief illustrator of two archaeology projects in Belize for Boston
> University as well as the University of Texas, Austin and the National Park
> Service.
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> WORKSHOP MEDIUM: Pencil / graphite, pen & ink
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> WHAT'S INCLUDED: This workshop covers drawing tools and techniques for
> documenting archaeological finds; how to develop multiple views; review of
> steps and procedures for rendering scientific illustrations from a 3D object,
> archaeology review. There will be daily intensive instruction and lectures on
> ancient Mayan ruins and culture. We will visit and draw at Lamanai Mayan
> ceremonial center and work with local museum experts to learn about Mayan
> excavations in Belize. PLUS: Wildlife and cultural excursions, canoeing,
> hiking and time on your own.
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> LOCATION: The workshop and accommodations will be in the peaceful Village of
> Crooked Tree, in the Crooked Tree Wildlife Sanctuary, Belize, Central America.
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> WHO SHOULD TAKE THIS WORKSHOP? Anyone interested in documentation through
> illustration. Students of archaeology, anthropology, and related sciences;
> students of art and scientific illustration, artists, educators, naturalists.
> LEVEL: Advanced beginner to advanced.
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> HELPING BELIZE: This program is organized by Steppingstone Environmental
> Education Tours as part of "Illustrations for the World ~ a Traveling
> Conservation Project." Drawings developed during this workshop can be
> duplicated and donated for educational use in Belize.
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> WORKSHOP PRICE: The cost of the workshop is $827. Special student rate is
> $727. Package includes workshop fees, lectures, excursions, 5 nights
> comfortable dormitory-style accommodations, meals, and transportation within
> Belize.
>
> AIRFARES: International airfares can be arranged through Steppingstone Tours.
> $ 415 from Miami. $ 475 from Houston. Many other departure cities are
> available. (Prices as of 3/98)
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> PLEASE POST: Please forward this information to anyone who might be interested
> in this workshop.
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> FOR MORE INFORMATION:
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> Steppingstone Environmental Education Tours
> E-mail: Steppngstn
> Website: www.desocom.com/steppingstone/arch.html
> Phone: 1-800-874-8784, 1-910-843-9101
> Fax: 1-910-843-9102
> Write: Steppingstone Tours, Box 767, Red Springs, NC 28377
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> OR
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> Dr. John Antoine Labadie
> E-mail: LABADIE
> Website: www.uncp.edu/home/labadie/
> Phone: 1-910-521-6618
> Write: Dr. John Antoine Labadie
> Department of Art
> Locklear Hall
> Pembroke, NC 28372-1510
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> To receive an information packet, please send us the following information:
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> Name ___________________________________________
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> Street Address _____________________________________
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> City _____________________ State ______ Zip ___________
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> Phone _______________________ (Day)
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> Phone _______________________ (Eve)
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> Best time to reach you by phone: _________________________
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> E-mail __________________________________
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Dr. John Antoine Labadie
Assistant Professor of Art
The University of North Carolina at Pembroke
Pembroke, NC 28372-1510

Wphone: 910.521.6618 (or sec. at 6216)
Fax: 910.521.6162

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