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Bug Bandana


Our friends the insects get short shrift in this society; first to be ignored, last to be considered. I’ve been thinking a lot lately about how to mitigate that, and it seems connected to every other thread. I started paying attention to insects because I found them beautiful, so perhaps that’s the best place to start.

The design on this bandana is collaged from images cut out of paper. The species featured are Leafcutter ant, Dragonfly, Scarab Beetle, Atlas Moth, and Stalk-eyed Fly.

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