Late last year I was honored to be selected as the Featured Artist for the upcoming 2014 Smoky Hill River Festival in Salina, Kansas. The honor includes being commissioned to create the 250 print edition Festival Print, which is given to each of the major donors to the festival. I, of course, jumped at the opportunity and began the process of planning for the printmaking project, which I knew would occupy two months of my winter studio time. My concept sketch for the print was approved in November and I began the process of creating the print in January.
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