M. Genevieve Hitchings
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October 29, 2019 About Graphs & Charts

How content, especially complex content, is displayed visually impacts how likely we are to make an effort to understand what we are looking at. This post, written for my Information Design students at City Tech, explores the potential for using charts and graphs to effectively tell compelling stories. There are a number of well-established models […]

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March 8, 2019 Drawing Ground Spiders at AMNH

Drawing New Zealand & Australian ground spiders under the guidance of Dr. Zakharov in the division of Invertebrate Zoology. The Arachnology Lab at the American Museum of Natural History, featured here, houses the world’s largest collection of spiders. Ground Spiders

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March 3, 2019 Green Stink Bug

Stink bugs Also know as true bugs can in fact release an unfortunate smelling odor from special thoracic glands when threatened. This smell sends a chemical message to other stink bugs, warning them of danger and helps to deter predators.

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July 23, 2018 Guild of Natural Science Exhibition

The exhibition will be on public display for three months at the art gallery of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, in downtown Washington, D.C.  

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May 22, 2018 Drawing Fireflies

You can see the final work here: Bioluminescent-Beetles  

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January 10, 2018 Common Eastern Bumble Bee – (Bombus impatiens)

Insect 59 – “Arthropods” (75 mm)

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December 22, 2017 Honey Bee

Sketches from my summer collection.          

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February 21, 2017 Fork-Tailed Bush Katydid

Insect 55 – “Arthropods” (50 mm)

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January 14, 2017 Red-legged Grasshopper

Insect 54 – “Arthropods” (35 mm)  

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November 24, 2016 Twelve-spotted Skimmer

Insect 53 – “Arthropods” (48 mm)

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November 19, 2016 Golden-winged Skimmer

Insect 52 – “Arthropods” (41 mm)

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August 24, 2016 Lilac Blossoms

Floral study

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August 23, 2016 Plum Blossoms

Floral study

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April 19, 2016 Wheel bug

Insect 51 – “Arthropods” (38 mm)

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November 28, 2015 Yellow Jacket

Insect 50 – “Arthropods” (12 mm to 16 mm)

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