I am Aleksandr, I am 27 years old. I used to be a Deck Officer on oil tankers. Six years ago I got interested in butterflies. I wanted to make a special gift for my girlfriend and decided to grow a butterfly myself. I have built an insectarium at home, ordered pupa and grown my first butterfly. Surprisingly, it was not too hard.


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Butterflies don’t live very long, some of them mere hours, and after death their beauty is gone forever. In order to preserve their stunning colors I started making framed butterflies. I have quit my job on tankers and my favorite hobby is my work under the Pinwings brand.

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“Wild” is made of a solid piece of Estonian pine tree and showcases Attacus Atlas

A lot of attention is paid to every detail. Packaging is important

Me and my works