Bumblebee Card

Bumblebee Card

Regular price £2.90

Watercolour illustration of a Bumblebee by Daniel Mackie.

 

Daniel is a UK based artist, and takes his inspiration from art forms such as Art Deco, Egyptian tomb painting, Impressionism and Japanese prints, along with his love of mythology and Aesop's Fables. The interior of the animals is particularly influenced by The Arts and Crafts Movement and the Japanese printmakers of the Ukiyo-e period.

 

This card is BLANK INSIDE for your own message.

 

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High quality 330gsm card. Dimensions 17.8 x 12.7cms (7 x 5 inches).

Supplied with a white envelope inside a clear cellophane bag.

 

On the back:

Scientist Antione Magnan proved that bumblebees are incapable of flight. In his 1934 book, 'Le Vol des Insectes', he says '...prompted by what is done in aviation, I applied the laws of air resistance to insects, and I arrived...at this conclusion, that their flight is impossible.'