Elizabeth Romanini's Profile
I try to show a respect for nature in my work by maintaining a sense of realism; I also hope to convey a better appreciation for nature that is all around us. I do extensive research on the habits and habitats of all my subjects before I begin a drawing. The images I create are rendered in detail by the use of live specimens, taxidermied animals, and foliage I gather to bring into the studio. It is very important to me to be as realistic as I can, though sometimes I allow a more creative approach to guide me.
My works shown here are a mixture of original pen&ink illustrations, pencil drawings and archival-quality prints.
My art focuses on a subtle exploration of shapes and structure that can be found in the natural world through single-plane studies of birds, insects and plants in their natural environment. Each work is an intimate portrait of the subject, so as…
- Born on March 26
- Joined April 6, 2012