'Washi Bird' - Ultramarine Flycatcher

'Washi' literally means 'Japanese Paper' in Japanese. Each painting in this series is made by carefully collaging Japanese Chiyogami (千代紙) paper onto gold painted canvas or wood, sealing it with varnish and gesso, and then painting the bird on top with oils.

 

This piece features an Ultramarine Flycatcher.

 

*This piece is 20cm x 20 cm

'Washi Bird' - Ultramarine Flycatcher