Cattleyas are found in the American tropics from Mexico to Brazil. Also known as Mother Orchid, Symbol of Hawaiian Royalty.
11x14 Watercolor on Aquabord, sealed with UV-Resistant Archival matte varnish so no glass needed.
A North American butterfly which spends his lifetime in a single acid cranberry bog. They are 7/8" to 1" and are hard to catch because of their habitat. But if you sit quietly for a while, they might light on your shoulder.
8x10 watercolor on aquabord.
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I am a watercolor artist who enjoys the intricate process of drawing a detailed realistic sketch, especially with intimate landscapes. I strive to better understand the varied techniques which can be applied to watercolors.