Weta - an open edition Nocturne Print
This beautiful creature is a West Coast Bush Weta. IT is part of my ever expanding Preludes and Nocturnes series that explores the diversity of our native species.
The image that I worked from for this illustration was one of a specimen that Buller provided in 1896. It is like a cross between a Giant weta and a tree weta.
Weta were the source of much entertainment growing up. I will be writing a blog post about this soon :)
A5 - 5.8 x 8.3 in - (148mm x 210mm)
A4 - 8.3 x 11.7 in - (210mm × 297mm)
A3 - 11.7 x 16.5 in - (297mm x 420mm)
A2 - 16.5 x 23.4 in - (420mm x 594mm)
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It has been professionally printed using archival inks on Hahnemuhle William Turner 310gms cotton rag paper. This particular paper is just gorgeous, it has the appearance of water-colour paper and has been specifically created for longevity when used with pigmented inks. Because of this the darker have a wonderful velvety appearance.
Your treasure will be shipped to you carefully encased in cellophane (you can put this in your compost) and posted within a sturdy reinforced envelope to prevent it from being damaged in the post. A2 sized will be carefully encased in a sturdy tube or box.
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