I started this painting back in early 2021. I think I was needing to paint something a bit softer. My head and heart were having trouble accepting all the hard times the world was enduring during the unprecedented times of covid.
I set her aside unfinished for a year. Ironically, I happened to finish her amongst yet another devastating time. With a pit in my stomach as Russia invaded Ukraine, I pray that Mother Moth magically come to life, fly off the canvas, and deliver peace from war.