Detail 5 - Two Beginning Stages of Chrysalis Opening
2021, colored pencils, graphite pencils, charcoal pencils and pastels. The drawing’s overall background is a repeated pattern of lifecycle circles of equal size. They allude to the process that occurs over and over again in the reproduction of Monarch butterflies. Their color begins with green blue and transitions to a warm green before finally turning orange reflecting the change of colors from caterpillar into chrysalis into butterfly.