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Art of The Red River

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Today we will be talking with illustrator and fine artist, Vince Natale. His works range from book covers to fine art and spans the genres of romance, horror, fantasy-science fiction, portraiture, and military subjects. He has received numerous awards for both his commercial and fine art work, and has been represented in several annual exhibitions of the Society of Illustrators in NY and LA. Vince’s works also appear regularly in the Spectrum annual book of The Best in Fantastic Art. ?Alongside his professional artist-illustrator duties, Vince is also an instructor at the Woodstock School of Art. Our second guest is award winning cartoonist Shannon Wheeler. He created the satirical, superhero "Too Much Coffee Man" as the star of a weekly comic strip in 1990. After years of publication this culminated in 2006 with the Too Much Coffee Man Opera (in one act), followed by Too Much Coffee Man Opera, The Refill (in two acts) in 2008. Wheeler has contributed to many of the Idiot's Guide books.His weekly strip Postage Stamp Funnies appeared in the satirical newspaper The Onion until 2009, when he began contributing to The New Yorker magazine. In 2010, Wheeler published a collection of his cartoons rejected by The New Yorker called I Thought You Would Be Funnier. Shannon Wheeler lives in Portland, Oregon, with his twin sons. Our final guest will be children's book publisher and instructor from the Rhide Island School of Design, Judy Sue Goodwin Sturges. She's worked in the art departments of such places as Hallmark and Ginn & Co. before starting her own Children's Book Studio in Boston in 1989.  Today, Studio Goodwin Sturges works on behalf of nearly 40 picture book artists worldwide. As a professor of Illustration at RISD for over 35 years, Judy Sue continues to nurture young talent through her Picture and Word class and her course an Artist's Book".