PHOTO COURTESY ALIINA GARNER

PHOTO COURTESY ALIINA GARNER

Marian is an entomologist, photographer and writer with an academic and professional background in environmental science, science journalism, and natural history education.

Her mission is to share her excitement for insects and their kin through a blending of art, science, and writing that celebrates the beauty, ingenuity, and diversity of the invertebrate world. Her hope is that her images will inspire others to get curious, get out there, and learn what they can about these marvelous creatures.