“Art is a great way of getting people to look at things differently. This was my experiment at trying to flesh out the colours and patterns in a simple gum flower. I had lots of fun letting the patterns explode across the canvas. This piece won “People’s Choice Award” at the Hedland Art Awards in 2015.” Helen Ansell
This is a small, spreading, and stout tree, reaching between 4 to 11 metres (13 to 36ft) in its native habitat. As the name implies, its flowers are reddish-pink or coral coloured and hang decoratively on reddish stems. It produces clusters of orange barrel-shaped buds with horned caps that are followed by a profusion of flowers between August and December. The flowers produce abundant nectar and pollen providing a good food source for wildlife. It mainly grows on hillsides around Kalgoorlie and Coolgardie in Western Australia.
Helen Ansell Fine Art Paper Prints are now available as giclée quality prints using Fine Art smooth paper 220gsm. Using archival ink, all have a lightfastness under glass and away from direct sunlight of greater than 200 years. Fine Art Paper Prints available in three sizes:
- Small – 30 x 30cm including white border of 5cm (made to fit a 30 x 30cm frame) – Actual image size is 20x20cm.
- Medium – 40 x 40cm including white border of 5cm – Actual image size is 30x30cm.
- Large – 50 x 50cm including white border of 5cm – Actual image size is 40x40cm.
Helen Ansell fine art prints are proudly printed in Australia.
*Please allow up to 6 business days for your purchase to be posted. Because each print is made to order just for you, we require time to print and post your beautiful Australian fine art print.
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