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Fragile Wings of Amber
Fragile Wings of Amber$275 – $950
Just as a long and patient metamorphosis results in fragile beauty, the creator has strived to create depth and meaning in layers of color and texture. The veins within the delicate wings of the butterfly are portrayed in midnight ink with speckles of white demonstrating a starry effect.
Hues of amber enlighten the frame as spots of color embellish the silken wings. Instilled with the power to fly and conquer meadow and mountain, yet limited by a feeble nature, the butterfly is a paradox personified. The bleeding effect created by the artist adds to the complexity of the subject.
Posing as a Leaf
Posing as a Leaf$275 – $575
This stunning butterfly is commonly known as the Ceylon blue oak leaf. With wings closed, this pretty creature resembles a dry leaf which also acts as a perfect camouflage. The blue oak leaf is found in the forest and wetlands. She hides her beauty with closed wings and invites the spectator to a world of color and pattern as she slowly expands her wings.
The creator has portrayed some of her stunning hues of blue in combination with a hint of chestnut. As she gently placed herself among the lilac flowers, one can only be amazed at this beautiful endangered species of Sri Lanka.
A Silhouette Robed in Whi..
A Silhouette Robed in Whi..$275 – $575
A brown tipped butterfly adorns herself with two red rings, her wings flap ever so slowly as she settles herself in a flower, she is beautiful and gentle, her wings shine in the light. The creator of this work of art has watched her over time and painted every detail of her on to a canvas ever so patiently.
Her wings are like the frills on a kite, moving slowly, helping her glide across the forests. As easy as she is in the eyes this pretty girl has stopped to admire the beauty of Heliconias. The creator has brought forth inspiration, white can be pretty fabulous!
The Ripened Fruit
The Ripened Fruit$275 – $575
A pretty little bird hangs from a branch, its prized possession in sight. An endemic species in Sri Lanka, this beautiful bird is also known as the hanging parrot is found in the hills of the country. She carefully orchestrates her steps to reach the ripened guava, a delicacy to be savored from the first bite.
With pretty auburn feathers on her head and a hint of blue at the tail It is amazing to watch her perfectly blend in with the fresh green leaves. The creator exquisitely painted every detail of the bird and the surrounding creating this stunning piece.
Frozen in Flight
Frozen in Flight$275 – $575
An exquisite painting of a hummingbird exhibiting strength and skill to be stationary in mid flight while he successfully draws the nectar out of a flower. A wonder of nature frozen in a masterpiece of a sketch painted in real color against a dull backdrop.
The detail in both the bird and the featured foliage highlights this exquisite piece of art, that includes beautifully contrasting hues between the background and the foreground. The creator has used bright colors to beautify the bird, its motion and flower in spectacular spectrum that stands out against the contrasting backdrop.
The Exhibitionist$275 – $950
A posing peacock dressed in blue, orange and green against a white background. The orientation of the canvas is purposely kept in landscape so as the catch a wider span of the peacock’s beautiful feathers.
The creator of this art has drawn the gaze of the peacock to facing the viewer and by that draws in the on-looker into the stare of the magnificent bird. The features and the color of his body are well beautified with color against a dull backdrop.
Watchfully Relaxed$275 – $750
Portrayed in this beautiful, magical creation is an incredible nature portrait of a magnificent creature. The lion sits atop a makeshift floorboard, made from logs. He sits freely and without a care in the world, relaxed, and gazing directly into the eyes of his audience.
The brilliance of this Creator’s skill and artistic prowess is boldly displayed. The Creator has painted this piece with such precision and vivid detail, it is as though the Creator has directly taken an everlasting photograph of this lion. It is a beautiful, personal portrait of the lion from up close. And it’s as the though this, photogenic lion, is posing to have his picture taken; or in this case, have a portrait of him, painted.
The Prey$275 – $575
A white throated kingfisher is seen perched on a tree with a freshly caught fish in its beak! There are drops of water in the atmosphere, the tiny fish are still alive, flipping its body trying to escape its capture! The kingfisher is beautiful and poised unmoved by the struggle in front of her eyes, only her feathers are ruffled.
Clad in shades of blue and auburn, she looks almost real. With the blue sky in the background and the tree leaves, green, turning her head towards the creator, she poses for a brief second, before she devours her catch! A stunning piece of work which needs to be admired.
Other Way Around
Other Way Around$275 – $575
The moonlight shines through the clouds and the trees lighting up the whole garden. The creator sits outside waiting to capture the perfect moment the moon peeps through. As the light comes in, six curious little eyes are seen on a branch. A while later their whole figure is visible.
Three bats with their eyes wide open hang upside down from a branch, wondering the sudden visitor staring right back at them. They wait patiently for the light to dwindle to fly off in search of food. The creator has portrayed a beautiful scenery in hues of black and white.
Grazing in a Fiery Field
Grazing in a Fiery Field$275 – $950
Set in broken color, the artist evokes impressionism in this work of art. The chrome opaque brush strokes are characteristic of a Van Gogh creation. Yet it is more vibrant and colorful in its open composition.
With more emphasis on the accurate depiction of light and depth, the grazing rabbit is portrayed as gentle and sans defense. The artist illustrates its inherent timid and inhibited quality albeit with the use of an array of complex complementary colors, against a blazing field of crimson.
Eye on the Wings
Eye on the Wings$275 – $575
In this piece, the Creator shows us the beauty of nature. This stunningly vivid creation portrays a simple, yet beautiful butterfly, sitting on a flower and drinking the golden nectar of this flower for sustenance. The deep scarlet that highlights the wings of the butterfly, mixed with sapphire blue, bits of yellow and charcoal black, an excellent choice of colors in this combination.
We then have the leaves which pop out beside the butterfly, a beautiful hue of green, with such vivid detailing of the veins of the leaves and parts that have bitten off by other insects and various gastropods. The burnt orange and dull yellow hues that peek out from behind the centralized area of the image, in the background. This beautiful creation is a testament to the brilliance of the Creator, and of the wonders of nature.
The Blooming Butterfly
The Blooming Butterfly$275 – $750
A closeup portrait of a butterfly, signifying its relationship with its source of life – the flower. The butterfly is drawn is deep detail facing a smaller portrayal of a yellow flower and some greenery. The background is decorated with geometric shapes and outlines of other types of foliage.
The creator has beautifully colored the butterfly in variations of blue and lavender in a manner that it would stand out against the backdrop that is designed to communicate the livelihood of the insect.
Long Trunks, Long Memory
Long Trunks, Long Memory$500 – $700
This Brightly colored rendition of two elephants, walking side by side is a very lively piece. It appears as though the spectrum of colors from a rainbow has been placed over the entire creation.
The colors start out bright and fade into the center of the creation. The outer, brighter tones, then the muted hues faded into the grey tone of the elephant’s trunks. The Creator has portrayed the elephants to look as though they are happy and smiling. There is positivity overflowing from this wondrous creation. It creates a sense of optimism in any space that it is displayed in.
The Governor$275 – $750
The commanding presence of an unlikely ruler in the commercial streets of a colonial past. An elephant takes a walk escorted by his mahout amidst the concrete jungle as if he was the governor of the city. This portrayal is beautifully painted, capturing the statue of this ruling figure against an exquisite backdrop of regal building starching outward triangularly.
The creator has perfectly positioned this sketch from bottom to up angle to exaggerate the authority of the animal and the architecture behind. Realistic shades have been used and yet a brightness bursting forth from the white building out into the darker shaded elephant and the tarred road.
The Triumphant Flight
The Triumphant Flight$275 – $950
The creator presents complex detail in single brusque strokes, set amidst splashes of blue, to portray a moment of victory.
The Kingfisher’s energetic rattle call and vigilant perch is an omen to this moment. The triumphant flight following the plunge is set in contrast against a bare background. The tumultuous movement of the predatory bird provides a compelling visual in an explosion of color.
Feathered Nest$275 – $750
A contrast of black and white mingled with an orange-breasted light brown bird. The bird is gazing at her nest that is strategically drawn at the center of the canvas against a black and white setting. The curious stare of the bird toward the nest that bears an egg that appears to be in the process of hatching is well caught by the creator of this painting.
The art is well populated with detail, color, and emotion of the animal as it gives a sense of expectation of what about to come out of the hatching egg.