Presenter: Jim Dickinson

Commission Agenda Item No. 5
Proposed Print Artwork Program
November 1998

I. Discussion: Under the terms of the state artwork design and marketing contract with Collectors Covey for Departmental print programs, the Commission approves the artwork for the design of the stamps each year.

The artwork offered for fiscal year 2000 stamps consists of:

Print Year Artwork Subject Artist
1999 Waterfowl Canvasback Robert Hautman
1999 Nongame White Ibis Jim Hautman
1999 Turkey Turkey Reagan Gennusa
1999 Saltwater Redfish Mike Stidham

The original artwork will be available for Commission review. If the Commission finds the artwork satisfactory, the motion shown below is proposed for Commission consideration.

II. Recommendation: The staff recommends the Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission adopt the following motion:

"The Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission approves the use of the above listed artwork for the print and stamp designs. The Executive Director is authorized to take the necessary steps to provide these stamps for sale to the public."

Attachments - 1

1. Exhibit A – Fiscal Note (Available upon request)