I will be selling at an ETSY holiday show in San Francisco Nov. 26-27th. Come and say hi. Kick off the Holiday Season as Etsy comes to life in this very special shopping experience! Come out and shop and support over 200 local artisans and small batch food vendors as the local San Francisco Etsy […]
Inside the B.U.G. Art Studio
A day in the life. In my line of work I deal with a lot of little pieces. Today I sorted hundreds of broken butterfly wings from specimens that didn’t make it into one of my framed butterfly displays. When I obtain dried specimens only about 75% of them are worthy of being framed, the […]
I don’t usually take on projects involving restoring or reframing old insect collections because of the time and stress involved considering they are often very delicate and have sentimental value for the client. It really takes a careful hand and mind. Recently, I did take one on because it was a sentimental piece from a […]
The B.U.G. studio is situated in one room of a San Francisco 3 bedroom flat. Our apartment was built one year after the 1906 earthquake, so it has lots of old charm. Finished insects are stored in the back against the wall. Mr. T (upper right) watches over me.