Paper Cicada

Emerald Cicada 

(Zammara smaragdina)

Handcrafted paper sculpture

Materials: Crepe Paper, vellum paper, Wire, Pastel Chalk, Glue, Paint, modeling clay
Life-sized handmade paper sculpture of a beautiful cicada.

The cicada are very noisy insects which produce a loud buzzing sound during the summer.
Most cicadas emerge every year, while some have very long life-cycles and only emerge every 13 or 17 years. Until then they live as larvaes underground.

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