Rock Habits - Columnar, Radiate, Dendritic, Plumose, Equant, Stalactitic
These silkscreen prints are derived from sketches made at the Royal Ontario Museum’s Rock and Mineral Collection. The drawings depict several specimens and their distinctive patterns of formation, called “Habits”. Each formation is rendered with a unique line quality that reflects the character of its growth pattern. The rock drawings specimens are indicated below by the scientific name of each “Habit”.