Linda Whitney’s mezzotint exhibit at the Arts Center features a number of images of chickens, part of a book she calls “The Song of the Dyslexic’s Chicken Alphabet.” John M. Steiner The Sun

Shades of black: Mezzotint prints at the Arts Center feature chickens, dancers


Using a painstaking process originally developed in the 1600s, artist Linda Whitney creates prints that bring out the many shades and textures black ink on a white field can have.


Her work pairs jingle dancers with Betty Boop, the fine feathers of a

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Kari Lucin joined the Jamestown Sun as a staff writer in July 2011. Previously, she worked for about six years at the Daily Globe in Worthington, Minn., as an online content coordinator and staff writer. A graduate of Jackson County Central High School and Augsburg College, she has a bachelor's degree in philosophy and English. At the Jamestown Sun, Kari is a general assignment reporter, but most typically covers the Stutsman County Commission and the James River Valley Library System. Find more of her writing at her blog, Oh Look, a Shiny Thing!
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