Commonly found in forests throughout New Zealand the morepork is easily recognised by its distinctive call. These nocturnal predators fly easily through the dense forest capturing their prey and are rarely, but occasionally, seen swooping through lights after moths while hunting in semi-urban areas.
This limited edition print by Rachel Walker's features a native Morepork/Ruru in a Putaputaweta bush. Swirly inks and deep green kawakawa leaves complete the piece.
'Morepork & Putaputaweta' comes signed, dated and titled by the artist. It has been printed on archival cotton rag paper using archival inks.
Edition Size: 100
Dimensions: 345mm (w) x 450mm (h)
Napier born artist Rachel Walker (aka Walkerillo) can count living and painting in rural France and London, designing illustrations for the Royal New Zealand ballet, and taking tea in Bilbo Baggin's kitchen among the highlights of her career so far.
Rachel graduated from Massey University in 2008, coming away with a design degree. While her degree leads her into a career in graphic and textile design it wasn't long before long she returned to her childhood love of hand-drawn illustrations.
Currently painting within the theme of animals, extinction and evolution Rachel works mainly in watercolour, ink and stencilled spray paint.
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