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Wisdom is explored in The Young Grasshopper and The Old Butterfly

What is Wisdom?

Story Inspiration


The Young Grasshopper & The Old Butterfly was inspired by a real situation at a workplace. I observed a younger man and an older man who had to solve a problem together.” @studentAsim

Introducing The Characters

The feisty Young Grasshopper

Feisty & Quick - Young Grasshopper

The calculated Old Butterfly

Calculated & Paced - Old Butterfly

The Story

The Young Grasshopper & The Old Butterfly is a tale about Wisdom. How is wisdom recognized? What is it? How is it attained? Is it important?


Come along and see how a feisty young grasshopper meets a careful old butterfly. Both are forced to save their lives after they find themselves in a life and death situation.

Some questions to explore:

How old do you have to be, to be wise?

Can wisdom be improved?

What is common sense?
How do you train to think in the moment?
What does a teacher or mentor mean?

Do teachers learn from their students?
What is experience?
How do you recognize wisdom?
What is ego? Are you aware of it?

Artwork from The Young Grasshopper & The Old Butterfly

Artwork for The Young Grasshopper and The Old Butterfly by @studentAsim
Artwork for The Young Grasshopper and The Old Butterfly by @studentAsim
Artwork for The Young Grasshopper and The Old Butterfly by @studentAsim
Artwork for The Young Grasshopper and The Old Butterfly by @studentAsim
The Young Grasshopper and The Old Butterfly by @studentAsim

Features

Hand drawn

Life Skills

cooperation/

collaboration

Young & Old bond

Right Action

Fight/Flight response

Discussion Tool

Respect

Ego

Giving

Wisdom

Mentorship

Behind the scenes - The Creative Process with @studentAsim
@studentAsim evaluating artwork for The Young Grasshopper and The Old Butterfly
Art all over the table! The Young Grasshopper and The Old Butterfly
The family gets involved. The special helpers work on The Young Grasshopper and The Old Butterfly.
The family gets involved. The special helpers give feedback The Young Grasshopper and The Old Butterfly.
Presenting The Young Grasshopper and The Old Butterfly to late Professor David Booth
Late Professor David Booth reads from The Young Grasshopper and The Old Butterfly
@studentAsim studies artwork for The Young Grasshopper and The Old Butterfly
A sketch for a scene for The Young Grasshopper and The Old Butterfly