Friday, August 6, 2010

David N. Kitler workshop

Society of Animal Artist David N. Kitler announces a workshop.

"Wildlife in Acrylics" Workshop
From artist David N. Kitler
September 10-12, 2010
Arts Desire, Vancouver, WA

While working on a wildlife subject of your choice, David will review drawing and painting basics, while teaching techniques that are specific to acrylics. Learning is further facilitated by live demonstrations and slide shows. The class is open to artists of all skill levels.

For more information or to register, visit or email



Wednesday, August 4, 2010

Kelly Dodge’s “Friends of Mine”

A book by Society of Animal Artist Kelly Dodge.

Friends of Mine.... an artist's inspiration.
Limited Edition hardcover
by Kelly Dodge... artist and naturalist


Limited to an edition of 100 hardcover books,
Friends of Mine is in full color,
hand-signed and sequentially numbered by the author and artist.


Little did Canadian artist Kelly Dodge foresee how an encounter with a lost Carolina Wren one winter would change her life forever. This book is about that first life changing blessing and includes touching stories and photographs of Dodges intimate relationships with a variety of wildings along with the art inspired by them. 

For more information go to visit Kelly on the internet at