Turtles are so wondreous to me. They represent a time beyond what we have lived through, some have very long lifespans and they look so primeaval. Painting this was a challenge as it was not the warm and fuzzy texture (or feeling) of a furred or feathered animal that I am used to painting.
This piece is sold unframed and will be rolled for shipment. The size of this painting make it almost impossible to ship otherwise. To make shipping more efficient and assure that the artwork make it to its new home undamaged, it will be shipped in a strong mailing tube.