The colors and butterflies represent the awakening of spring time and bring a whimsical beauty to the Puebloan world. Symbolic imagery of the swirls, circles and pottery spirit lines is incorporated in this painting that shows the connection to the ancestral world.
Oil and Cold Wax on Arches Oil Paper, Powder graphite, Ebony drawing pencil, Pastel Powder, Makers, Powdered marble.
Under layer is where lining is created, followed by texture/dimension, use of powdered marble for added texture, etching through paint to show underlying layers and lines.
16" L x 12" W