Plein Air Artists - take precautions to protect against Lyme Disease

  • Plein air artists are known for their intrepid ways and known to go into places the average mortal avoids such as fields of tall grass or thick forests. So be careful and take precautions - wear long sleeves and long pants, tuck your pants into your socks. For more about this debilitating disease click on the following link.

    http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/lyme-disease/ds00116/dsection=prevention

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  • KeithThirgood
    KeithThirgood Hi Doug,
    You beat me to it. I was going to compose a message to all of our members about Lyme. At our retreat on the weekend, I talked to all of our students, and most were not aware of the threat posed by Lyme, nor the precautions we can take.
    I will lik...  more
    June 22, 2012