Annual Dog-day Cicada (Neotibicen canicularis)
Pen and Ink, 2019, Carl Christianssen

The Ancient Art of Folding

Origami is a type of paper art which involves the folding of a single square piece of paper into a three-dimensional object without the use of cutting or gluing. This art form is mentioned in documents from the 15th century, but is thought to have originated in Japan around a thousand years ago. Some simple … Continue reading The Ancient Art of Folding

In Defense of Ravens

Along with Halloween bats and black cats, the raven has been adopted in contemporary western culture as a symbol of all things dark and foreboding. Recently, players of the popular game Fortnite have been able to purchase a “skin” for their character which resembles a raven with a very ominous appearance. In the series Game … Continue reading In Defense of Ravens

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