'The Future' is a symbolic pointillism work representing the survival and health of our planet. Bee's are the measuring stick by which our survival is measured: responsible for pollinating the majority of our food sources their population is dwindling at an alarming rate.
This limited edition print is an archival quality reproduction of Sam Poot's original ink illustration of manuka flowers, honeycomb and a honey bee. Gold leaf has been added to enhance the circular outline.
Printed on acid-free, 300gsm paper using archival inks, the work has been signed, titled and numbered by the artist. Gold leaf adds an element of elegance to the piece highlighting the circular shape of the piece.
Edition Size: 20
Image Dimensions: 209mm (w) x 297mm (h)
Sam Poots is a full-time creative and recent graduate with a Bachelor of Fine Arts (Honours). Her passion lies with creating works recognising the native beauty of New Zealand. Poots's art also focuses on New Zealand's native wildlife species and recognising the need for sustainability within our whole system, creating a symbiotic relationship with nature is the key to our future and the future of what is so unique to Aotearoa.
Sam uses a pointillism technique to create her intricate and highly detailed pieces. The high-quality paper is a key aspect to her work finding a paper that is sustainable, durable and clean. She using Rotring Rapidograph pens to get the finest of detail, the smallest pen nib being .10mm. She sees this as an added environmental factor as she can refill each cartridge, ultimately limiting her plastic waste from single-use pens.
Sam is a full-time environmental enthusiast and artist based in the heart of Hawke's Bay, growing up on the beautiful Mt Ruapehu, while embracing all of New Zealand's most native and magical species from the summit to sea.
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