Spirit Wolf

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Christina Stoppa

Well, I finally managed to get a good quality photograph of this piece, so I thought I'd re-upload it. I love that you can see the texture of the birch bark so much better on this version. When I saw this beautiful piece of birch bark lying on the ground, I knew I must draw something on it. I kept it for quite some time, until I decided on what I should draw. It was a portrait of a wolf with the moon and red-woods. When deciding on a title, somone mentioned to me that it looked like the wolf was part of the Aurora Borealis - that it looked like a Spirit Wolf. And so I titled it. Media: 7B Pencil and Charcoal on Birch Bark Prints of this piece are up for sale in my Etsy shop: http://KurokamiKanzashi.etsy.comĀ 

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