Rosehip Studio

Lorraine Sawicki
My name’s Lorraine and I use art, data visualization, and maps to gain insights about nature, design with plants and investigate sciencey things.
Created 16 Feb 2021
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  • My Adventures in Sailing
    01 Oct 2021 • 2 min read
    Good morning! I think that I’m going to start this newsletter off with the sentiment that a lot of my content for this newsletter so far has been a series of steps, a few windows into my experiences. ...
  • Enjoy What isn't Real
    22 Sep 2021 • 2 min read
    What is real? What’s worth your time? One of my son’s (9) favorite things to do is ask - “Can I talk to you about video games?” And I let him. I try to be present as long as I can. Often I feel myself...
  • Taking Just Enough: the Fun of Foraging
    27 Jul 2021 • 2 min read
    Salal in Washington State I recently read the book Braiding Sweetgrass by Robin Wall Kimmerer, and was touched by her descriptions of nature, her culture, and motherhood. Robin is a member of the Citi...
  • Rock Climbing and Motherhood
    08 Jul 2021 • 3 min read
    As I’m sitting here in my kitchen writing there’s an ice machine buzzing that my husband just bought for the household. It’s kind of noisy and is definitely the largest appliance on the counter. But i...
  • How I Deal with My Fear of Flying
    17 Jun 2021 • 2 min read
    What happened? When I was 25 my fiance-now-husband got a job at a startup in Florida. He took the work because there were lots of promises from the founder, a good friend leading the team, good pay an...
  • How I Learned to Love Baseball
    09 Jun 2021 • 2 min read
    Why so long? I love baseball. Now. It just took a long time for me to learn to love it. For most of my life I lived vicariously through the love of baseball first with my father and then with my husba...
  • I Used Dunbar's Number to Reduce Contacts on Social Media
    16 Feb 2021 • 1 min read
    Artistic representation of 5 loved ones, 15 good friends, 50 friends, 150 meaningful contacts, 500 acquaintances and 1500 people I can recognize. Last November as an experiment I deleted over 400 peop...
  • Welcome to Rosehip Studio
    16 Feb 2021 • < 1 min read
    Welcome to Rosehip Studio. My name’s Lorraine and I use data visualization, infographics and maps to gain insights about nature, design with plants and investigate sciencey things. For the next year I...
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