Natural History

by justinemendoza

Inspired by a couple of recent reads,* I decided to make some pendants, pins and necklaces for my Etsy Shop. These critters are drawn from an old dictionary onto Shrinky Dink film, then shrunk in the oven. The effect is pretty cool. Here’s a sneak peek:

* I recently read Dry Storeroom No. 1 by Richard Fortey and The Selected Works of T.S. Spivet by Reif Larsen, both of which feature a good amount of natural history, collecting, cataloging  and diagramming.  And both are recommended!