Butterfly in sepia ink with Border, 4 x 6 original drawing, OSWOA

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Butterfly in sepia ink with Border, 4 x 6 original drawing, OSWOA


note: The copyright watermark does not appear on the actual piece.

You are buying directly from the artist. The name of the piece is "Sepia Butterfly with Border".

What is an OSWOA? It stands for Original Small Works of Art and it has strict guidelines. It must be 4" x 6" and it must be original. If it is digital art, only 1 can be called an OSWOA. Learn more here: http://www.ebsqart.com/Art-Galleries/OSWOA-Original-Small-Works-of-Art/67/1/


-The image size is 4" x 6" on 5" x 7" Bristol board.
- Produced with sepia India ink
- Completed in August, 2010.
- signed with my last name (a small signature) on the front and full name and title on the back
- packaged in a cellophane sleeve with an archival backing mat
- sent via USPS in a stiff cardboard mailer with insurance and delivery confirmation
- all original art comes with a certificate of authenticity which you will receive with your purchase

Suggested framing and matting: archival mats and glass suggested. Keep out of direct sunlight.

Greeting cards in this design are available.

Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions or comments.

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All images and other content Copyright © Lise Winne. You are purchasing the product only and do not have rights to publish, reproduce, alter, copy, print, scan or redistribute.

Inspiration/Story Behind This Product

This drawing is part of a series featuring elaborate borders.
Much of my art is influenced by Renaissance, Victorian and Celtic designs (I think I managed to capture all three here).
Created with a fine point pen.
I made this design in the heat of summer outdoors. It is small and I drew it on a book in my lap.

Materials Used

pen and ink, sepia ink, india ink, bristol board, paper, backing mat, cellophane sleeve

More Info

design elements: symmetrical original art of a butterfly with an elaborate detailed intricate border with some knotting in it

colors: best described as sepia or dark brown

possible uses: hanging art for a wall in a study or anywhere else in a house

style: Renaissance, Celtic and Victorian inspired, old fashioned. Features some Celtic knotwork and swirls in the border design. Could also be described as fantasy.

features: butterfly, a flying insect, entomology, natural history

created by: a former art teacher

Product Attributes

Primary Material: Bristol board, ink

Size: 4" x 6"

Pattern: Detailed

Color: Brown

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First Item: $ 7.50
Additional Items: $ 3.50

United States
First Item: $ 5.00
Additional Items: $ 2.50


Note: As of 1/30/13, there may be a five day delay on all shipping. If you need your package asap, please contact me to see if I can accomodate your wishes. I hope this is temporary; I will put an announcement here when this changes.

All shipments are carefully packed in a smoke free environment.

I use USPS for most packages. Some 3-D work will be sent Fed Ex or UPS. All breakable items will be sent double boxed with multiple layers of protective bubble wrap and styrofoam peanuts.

I ship Monday through Thursday. In some cases, I can also send packages on weekends (please contact me if this is of concern).

Returns: no returns on prints, cards and other work that can be reproduced digitally. I will accept returns on other items provided that they are shipped back within 10 days of receipt to you in their original condition (i.e. not used or worn). You will be responsible for all shipping costs back to me.

I will not re-imburse for "lost" packages, however, I will gladly replace it with an item at the same value or less. I try to insure most packages, so it is imperative that you tell me as soon as possible if your item does go missing. Some overseas shipments can get stuck in customs for a month and I will not consider your package lost until a month has gone by.


RoxAndThings on Dec 2, 2011
5 stars

Your cards are even more beautiful in person! Super (really super) safe shipping. Lightening fast in plenty of time for Christmas delivery. Thank you so much. Your work is lovely. :)
LottiesBeads on Nov 7, 2011
5 stars

Always such gorgeous handmade cards...... buy with confidence - A seller!
LottiesBeads on Sep 29, 2011
5 stars

Exquisite card..... would love to see the original piece of artwork this was drawn from; I suspect it's amazingly beautiful. I'll be back. - Lise

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