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Above: Apollo astronaut Alan Bean and I  talking art technique -  a bucket list fulfillment! Above photos credit: Andrew Chaikin. 
  
 
 Above: I had the great honor of listening to Apollo astronauts Gene Cernan and Dick Gordon describe spiritual aspects that they saw in my work, "Orinon Nebula M42". They both own a print of the painting. :-)
Photos credit: Jillene Straub #1 & 2, Lucy West #3  
 
 
 
1) Dick Gordon:Gemini 11 & Apollo 12  2) Alan Bean: Apollo 12 & Skylab  3) Al Worden: Apollo 15  4) Mike Mullane: STS-27, 36 & 41 
Photo credits: Andrew Chaiking #1, Jillene Straub #2 & #3    

 
 1) Alan Bean talking to Jillene Straub 2) Edgar Mitchell: Apollo 14  3)Paul Weitz: Skylab 1 & STS-6 
Photo credits:  Lucy West #1, Jillene Straub #2 & #3 
 Above: 1) Walt Cunnigham: Apollo7, Dot Cunningham, J. Strub and me 2) Charlie Duke: Apollo 16 3) Alan Bean 
Photo credits:  Jani Radebaugh #1, Jillene Straub #2, Phil Plait & Nick Howes #3 
 
 Above: 1) Gene Cernan: Gemini 9, Apollo 10, 17 2) Fred Haise: Apollo 13 3) Buzz Aldrin: Gemini 12, Apollo 11 4) Vance Brand: Apollo-Soyuz, STS-5, 35 & 41 
Photo credit: Lucy West 
  
Above: Hanging out with author Andrew Chaikin, Vickie Chaikin and Dick Gordon :-)
Photo credit: Lucy West 
Above: Enjoying a lively discussion with Apollo astronaut AL Worden and ESA?astronomer Nick Howes.
Photo credit: Lucy West 
 
Above: A birthday toast to Pete Conrad by Dick Gordon and Alan Bean during the dinner banquet.
Photo credit: Lucy West 
Above: 1) Walt & Dot Cunningham  2) Planetary scientist Jani Radebaugh  3) Radebaugh & Jillene Straub  
Above: 1) & 2) Lucy photo-bombing Charlie Duke!  3) Apollo astronaut Charlie Duke with award
 
1) Author and speaker Andy Chaikin  2) Apollo astronaut Gene Cernan  3 & 4) Apollo astronaut Al Bean & astronomer Phil Plait  
   
 Above: 1) Astronomers Phil Plait & Nick Howes  2) Lucy & Howes  3) Lucy and Plait  4) Space Broadcaster Robert Brand,  Straub & Howes 
   
Above: 1) Robert  Brand & Lucy  2) Planetary scientists Dan Durda, Lucy & Plait 
 
Above: 1) Meteorite Men's Geoff Notkin, space artist Kim Poor and planetary scientist Jane McArthur, Space broadcaster Robert Brand and Novaspace's staff Lisa White  2) Hayden Planetarium's Visual Director Carter Emmart & Lucy 3) lucy & SETI's Senior Astronomer Seth Shostak 4) Space Artists: Marilynn Flynn, Pam Lee, Michelle Rouch, Dan Durda, Lucy West, Mike Carroll
 
  
Above: 1) Author Colin Burgess  2) Jillene Straub & Nick Howes  3) Film maker Jeffery Roth, Comet Hale-Bop co-discoverer Alan Hale, Lucy, Howes, Straub 4) Geoff Notkin  
 
Lucy & her big fluffy ribbon, Best in Show - "Orion Nebula M42" 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

About The Artist


 

Member of

International Association of

Astronomical Artists

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You can also see Lucy's work at the following NASA sites:


http://kepler.nasa.gov/

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Cassini Imaging Central Laboratory Operations


http://ciclops.org

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Lucy's work is also featured on

Discover Magazine by

@BadAstronomer - Phil Plait

'The Brush Strokes of Star Birth'

and featrued in Plait's

2012 Best Astronomy Images

posted in SLATE.com

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