9/13 – Miliona Basalis Pryeri

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9/13 – Milionia Basalis Pryeri, 6×6 Acrylics on Paper

A lovely little gem, native to Japan.

9/6 – Peach Moth (Egybolis Vaillantia)

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9/6 – Peach Moth, 6×6 Acrylics on Paper

When painting series, one discovers so many interesting things about the subjects. Moths are so varied, and the names are wonderful. However, this moth name, though seemingly adorable at first, turns out, is a pest moth. Probably not the last one I will paint.