Each piece is encased in a 16.2cm x 13.3cm acrylic case sealing the piece in permanently, preserving the delicate nature of the materials.
16.2cm x 13.3cm is the full size of this piece.
All butterflies and insects used have been sourced ethically, they have either been raised by the artist and have died of natural, have been sourced from conservation projects or have been taken from vintage collections dating back from the victorian era.
List of butterflies used:
Blue Morphos- papilio Ulysses,
Banded Orange- Dryadula Phaetusa,
Large White-Pieris Brassicae,
Large Copper-Lycaena Dispar,
Redspot Saw Tooth-Prioneris Clemanthe,
Japanese emperor- Sasakia charonda.