I work with paper, cutting, tearing, slicing, and layering to create a semi-realistic image. It creates a painting like quality until you get close and see that the texture, depth, light and shadow are developed through the layering, texture and choice of colored paper.
Columbines or red and yellow hang down as a buzy hummingbird hovers underneath one flower looking for nectar. Drop-shadow wood frame. Paper, gel medium on canvas.