This is a watercolor of a kingfisher inspired in the Japanese Nihonga art. This style is closely allied with calligraphy and ink painting, and the technique depends on the modulation of ink tones from darker through lighter to obtain a variety of shadings from near white, through grey tones to black . That's the effect I wanted to achieve in this artwork, adding the blue contrast of the kingfisher
She is an emerging artist inspired by color and nature, creating works where even the smallest things have their place. She employs classic techniques as watercolor to achieve the immediacy and spontaneity of the medium and oil to create subtle color harmonies, relatively static compositions and simple forms, to make up imaginary, dreamlike landscapes, sometimes as taken from children's books.
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.