Measuring progress

Measuring progress

A sign of busy days: empty paint pots.     See some recent artwork on my Facebook page Art of Krista Anandakuttan      
The Weight of Wings

The Weight of Wings

  Amazing to see masses of monarchs clustering in trees. Each butterfly weighs less than a gram. Ecologically? Emotionally? Mighty heavyweights.     The Weight of Wings Fresco secco: mineral pigments, India ink, beeswax on plaster 36″ x 24″...
Why 8 Tentacles?

Why 8 Tentacles?

Why 8 tentacles? Exactly. Sometimes a question is just really good. Recently while giving a demonstration of science illustration techniques in a natural history museum, a visitor asked me this question. I quickly reassured the asker that no, this was not a case of...