Heather Anne Wright's Profile
Bookwright - someone that makes books. Wright (name, cognome (It.)) surname of Wright family.
Marine ecologist and naturalist by profession and training. Musician and artist as a lifelong creative pursuit. I started dabbling in fiber arts (paper) and bookmaking while teaching and learning how to incorporate arts into science. Nowadays we call it STEM or STEAM (with an A for Arts) but it's all a form of observation. In my scientific work, observational studies are the foundation of knowledge and data collection in any field. Recording through visual identification and quantifying through counting whether it be in a field notebook or at a microscope in the lab, relies on our ability to identify and write. The early notebooks and sketches of scientists such as Ernst Haeckel, or naturalists such as Henry David Thoreau have proven to be more valuable to modern day scientists than we imagined. These…
- Joined November 25, 2007