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Our newest waggle team member!
I am young creative. I enjoy illustration design, digital drawing, and any project where I can think freely and creatively.
I love spending my time creating pieces that are carefree and playful. Being able to incorporate my art with a movement is something I’ve been wanting to do and the authenticity that makes up The Bees Waggle is exactly that! That is why I am excited to join the movement. I look forward to contributing!
Abigail and I are working hard to bring some hip comics to you! Her humor makes this project so enjoyable. These can be seen on The Bees Waggle Facebook and Instagram accounts.
What My Clients Have to Say
Wow, Jessica Goldstrohm at The Bees Waggle, is amazing! I wish I had her energy, enthusiasm and brilliance. I have had the pleasure of knowing her over the last several years. She has tremendous skill in educating the public, both children and adults about native pollinators. She has setup educational curricula, and even written a children's book promoting the importance of pollinators. Her work ethic is tireless and her dedication inspiring. I am proud to call her my friend and my cohort in raising the awareness of the importance of pollinators.
Regarding the Solitary Bee Observation House:
So exciting and educational watching the circle of life with these little bees. Laying their eggs and watching them develop through their life. I love going out everyday to see what if something new has happened in the burrows they make their egg cells in.
Regarding School Programming:
Jessica was an essential expert to compliment our learning expedition, The World is our Garden. Jessica's knowledge and expertise about pollination and pollinators allowed for our first graders to have hands on lessons for 5 weeks in our outdoor classroom. Students were engaged and excited to learn through Jessica's well planned, sequential lessons.
Regarding "The Hungry Honeybee":
I teach at a nature based preschool and we plant extensive bee/butterfly gardens. This book (which by the way comes with "bee" flower seeds) explains well how to help the bees find food and why they need our help. I especially liked the part when the bee is flying looking for colored flowers and she wonders why people plant so much useless-nonfood (i.e.grass) plants. This book is written from the bees perspective and clearly states how to help bees with a POSITIVE message. (So often, endangered species books leave you sad and unable to help--but here all you have to do is plant "bee" seeds!)
One shouldn't go to the woods looking for something, but rather to see what is there.
Getting outside is so very important to our health.
Be sure to get a dose of Nature daily.