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.
Each piece comes with a certificate of authenticity of the 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.
Types of butterflies used:
Large White-Pieris Brassicae,
White Ermine- Spilosoma lubricipeda,
Swallow-tailed Moth- Ourapteryx sambucaria,
Great orange tip-Hebomoia glaucippe,
Five-bar swordtail- Graphium antiphates,
Four bar swordtail- Graphium agetes,