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David Bjurstrom

Not many artists work in graphite pencil… and for good reason. It’s so hard! But David Bjurstrom makes it look easy. His drawings are so detailed, they’re often mistaken for photographs. See how this Ashland artist captures the world in black and white.

First Broadcast: 2005
Producer: KC Cowan

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Kirk Lybecker; David Bjurstrom; Portland Youth Philharmonic Photo Project; Polly's Cakes (619)

Oregon Art Beat: Episode #619
Original Broadcast: February 17, 2005