and textures Photograph by Martin Oeggerli Large white butterfly egg Pieris brassicae The yellow eggs of the large white butterfly are laid in clumps on the undersides of cabbage leaves (above) and brussels sprouts.
Karl Blossfeldt was born on June 1865 in Schielo, a central German town within the Harz Mountains. At about sixteen, Blossfeldt started an apprenticeship that formed his basic understanding of visual arts, working as a caster in an ironworks foundry.
Rachel Montroy "My ceramic sculptures are based on the beginnings and fruition of life cycles as I am intrigued by the idea that all new life contains a certain potential, yet to be fulfilled. The biomimicry motifs found in my sculptures are centered around growth found in nature, either inspired by my love of gardening or from collecting natural objects. appreciate."