Letterpress and linoleum print of Common Milkweed, the host plant of the Monarch butterfly, with the Latin name Asclepias syriaca printed from metal type.
9″ x 12″
In celebration of the 2020 monarch citizen science project coordinated by Chicago’s Field Museum.
The back of the print lists the number of monarch butterfly eggs (275) and the number of monarch caterpillars (13) counted in our yard in the summer of 2020.
Printed on Boxcar Press Flurry paper; monoprint with acrylic paint; linoleum cut printed in blue and grey, handset metal and wood type.
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