This elegant peacock is relaxed and calm, pluming through its feathers. The gentle hues of its body are enhanced with a pop of color in the jeweled stones in the peacock’s tail. The jewels aren’t the only representation of the iridescent colors of peacocks. The artist doesn’t hesitate to hand-paint the distinctive eyespots, with the eye itself in different colors. This piece comes together and brings a of soothing peace to any space.
The basic frame of the is created using tin, which is powder coated with a black finish. The frame is reinforced using tin wire along the inner edge. Capiz is an oyster shell and the primary purpose of the oyster is as a source of food. However, the by-product, the shell, can be used for decoration. Due to it being a natural material, the natural colors of the capiz come through as tans and browns underneath the paint. The shell is then painted the bold colors you see. The entire front facing piece is carefully hand-painted.