Specimen NC | Peacock Butterfly
These butterflies are located in Europe and the temperate areas of Asia. If the peacock butterfly is attacked, it’ll flash its wings to show its eyespots, and make a hissing noise to scare off predators.
to the Museum of York County
for their generous permission to paint right there in their Naturalist Center—so I could experience these beautiful creations up close and personal.
Specimen NC 799
oil & gold leaf on wood
4 x 4 in.