My next free demo and lecture on Tuesday, August 11, 6:30-7:30pm (US Eastern Time) at Chesapeake Fine Art Studio will be all about examining the motif of the flower in detail.
Click here for the link and scroll down to register for the free event.
You will get a Zoom sign in link emailed to you.
#sketching Vladimir Lebedev (see. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vladimir_Lebedev_(painter)). Sketch of 1918. "Anarchists"
Happy to finally spot the Hieroglyphic Flat (Odina hieroglyphica) today, 2 August, 2020 at Upper Seletar Reservoir, Singapore. It was quietly resting at a sunlit spot on a forest path.
Despite appearances, this is a butterfly (a member of the skippers) and usually rests with its wings flat, showing off the distinctive, cryptic patterns on its wings.
On iNaturalist [ https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/55123422 ]
Solar light is more complicated then just a 5778K light bulb! See https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sunlight
We are going to fly on Mars! Last week NASA launched a helicopter to fly around the red planet.
We now know when Vermeer painted his View of Delft
#covid-19 It is possible that humans have encountered the covid-19 virus before because 40 to 60% of individuals have T-cells that specifically tailored to detect proteins on the surface of covid-19. See https://www.bbc.com/future/article/20200716-the-people-with-hidden-protection-from-covid-19
Interesting video about mastodon social network https://youtu.be/S57uhCQBEk0
#solarenergy A typical 100W solar panel, depending on location, produces about 200-400 Watt-hours of energy per day. That is around 14 kW-hours per year.
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