I work with paper, cutting, tearing, slicing, and layering to create a semi-realistic image. It creates a painting like quality until you get close and see that the texture, depth, light and shadow are developed through the layering, texture and choice of colored paper.
The drama of the tails and orange wings as the peacocks lift into the air to fight. Using paper to create Iridescences, and cut paper to create the drama of their large, long, and full tail feathers.
Paper, gel medium on canvas.