Noel Kambili

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Bring the beauty of Africa into your home with this stunning painting of butterflies in the African savannah. The painting features a collection of different butterfly species all gathered together in the same area, against the backdrop of the vast and breathtaking African savannah grassland.

The butterflies in this painting are truly a sight to behold. Each one is expertly painted with exquisite detail and precision, showcasing the unique patterns and colors that make each species so special. From the vibrant blues and oranges of the Monarch butterfly to the intricate spots and stripes of the Zebra Swallowtail, every butterfly in this painting is a work of art in its own right.

What makes this painting truly special, however, is the way in which the butterflies are situated against the African savannah. The vast expanse of grassland stretches out behind them, with rolling hills and distant mountains visible in the distance. The warm, golden hues of the grasses and the bright blue of the sky create a sense of peace and tranquility, while also highlighting the stunning beauty of the butterflies themselves.

Butterflies are known for their beautiful and striking colors and patterns. 

One reason that butterflies have such striking colors and patterns is for camouflage. Many species of butterflies have evolved to blend in with their surroundings, making them less visible to predators. For example, some species of butterflies have wings that are patterned like tree bark, leaves, or flowers, allowing them to blend in and avoid detection. Other species have wings that are brightly colored to mimic toxic or unpalatable species, warning predators to stay away.

Butterflies also use color and pattern to attract mates. Some species have wings with brightly colored patches that they can flash to signal their availability to potential mates. Others have wings with intricate patterns that help them to stand out and be noticed by potential partners.

The colors and patterns on a butterfly's wings can also serve a thermoregulatory function. Dark-colored wings can absorb more heat from the sun, helping the butterfly to warm up more quickly in cool weather. Conversely, lighter-colored wings can reflect more sunlight, helping the butterfly to stay cooler in hot weather.

Finally, it's worth noting that butterfly wings are not simply painted or dyed in the colors and patterns that we see. The wings of a butterfly are made up of thousands of tiny scales that overlap like shingles on a roof. These scales can be pigmented or have structural features that reflect light in certain ways, giving the wings their distinctive colors and patterns. In some species, the scales on the wings can also be rubbed off, changing the appearance of the butterfly over time.

The painting is a tribute to the incredible biodiversity of Africa, and to the delicate balance of nature that makes it possible. It showcases the harmony that exists between different species, and the way in which each one contributes to the larger ecosystem. In this painting, the butterflies are not simply beautiful creatures, but important players in the intricate web of life that exists in the African savannah.

For those who have had the privilege of visiting Africa or Tanzania, this painting is sure to evoke memories of the stunning landscapes and breathtaking wildlife that can be found there. For those who have not yet had the opportunity to visit, it provides a glimpse into the beauty and wonder of this incredible continent.

Whether you are an art collector, a lover of nature, or simply someone who appreciates the beauty of the world around us, this painting is sure to captivate and inspire. Its stunning colors and intricate details make it a true work of art, while its message of harmony and balance reminds us of the importance of protecting our natural world.

So why not bring a little bit of Africa into your home with this beautiful painting of butterflies in the African savannah? Whether you choose to display it in your living room, your bedroom, or your office, it is sure to be a conversation starter and a source of inspiration for years to come.


Medium: Painting : oil, acrylic, ink
Themes: Handmade African Art
Support: Canvas
Type: Unique work
Framing: Not framed
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Handcrafted in Tanzania
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Size Guide

Centimeters (CM)

Inches (IN)

50CM x 40CM

19 11/16 in X 15 3/4 in

50CM x 50CM

19 11/16 in X 19 11/16 in

60CM x 60CM

23 5/8 in X 23 5/8 in

70CM x 50CM

27 9/16 in X 19 11/16 in

80CM x 60CM

31 1/2 in X 23 5/8 in

100CM x 80CM

39 3/8 in X 31 1/2 in

140CM x 110CM

55 1/8 in X 43 5/16 in