> July 1998 Workshop Announcement > > DRAWING MAYAN ARTIFACTS: > SCIENTIFIC ILLUSTRATION IN THE FIELD > BELIZE, CENTRAL AMERICA > > WITH: Dr. John Antoine Labadie > > DATES: July 10 - 15, 1998. > > 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. > > WORKSHOP MEDIUM: Pencil / graphite, pen & ink > > 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. > > LOCATION: The workshop and accommodations will be in the peaceful Village of > Crooked Tree, in the Crooked Tree Wildlife Sanctuary, Belize, Central America. > > 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. > > 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. > > 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) > > PLEASE POST: Please forward this information to anyone who might be interested > in this workshop. > > FOR MORE INFORMATION: > > 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 > > OR > > 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 > > > To receive an information packet, please send us the following information: > > Name ___________________________________________ > > Street Address _____________________________________ > > City _____________________ State ______ Zip ___________ > > Phone _______________________ (Day) > > Phone _______________________ (Eve) > > Best time to reach you by phone: _________________________ > > E-mail __________________________________ > > > > > > > > > >
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)
"Happy the man who early learns the wide chasm
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