A personal work. This was inspired by a series of photographs I had taken at a beautiful botanical garden in Los Angeles (Descanso Gardens).
I repainted the image to look like dusk, using photos taken during the day. The fairy was created by a photoshoot of a model.
By lucky chance, while visiting my local chiropractor in 2010 I was told of an author who was looking for a book cover artist. After collaborating with the author she decided to hire me to do the covers for a 3 part series of Sci-Fi novels. I had never done a book cover before, and for the sake of getting this opportunity I did the cover for an incredibly low fee. Nevertheless, I had the great fortune of getting it published in "Advanced Photoshop" magazine. Since then I have continued practicing the craft and increasing my skill for 6 years ...
This is a gallery-quality giclée art print on 100% cotton rag archival paper, printed with archival inks. Each art print is listed by sheet size and features a minimum one-inch border.