Created by Ouida Touchon
This is a woodcut print made from a carved woodblock of a stylized butterfly. The block is printed over a base sheet which contains a collaged shape corresponding to the shape of the butterfly. This is what is called chine colle and the printed paper used for this image is of random butterflies on a cream ground. Due to the random design of the butterflies, various colors may be visible. The ink of the woodcut is black and the base sheet is acid free BFK paper. Matting is done with acid free off white and back board of black foam core, also acid free. Limited edition of 25.