Products For Sale: ‘Into The Darkness’ Series - (Extirpated)

Endangered Species Originals; Reproduction Prints & Special Donation Information

Painting For Our Valued Canadian Wildlife

From the Artist…
“In a quest to help Ontario’s Endangered Species, a portion of the net proceeds of ‘Flight Into Darkness’ – including the original painting, reproductions and greeting cards – will be donated to Ontario Nature for their ongoing effort in the restoration of wild areas with hopes of seeing the return of the Karner Blue Butterfly.”


McMaster Innovation Park ~ MIP Atrium
175 Longwood Rd. South, Hamilton Ontario
November 24th, 2022 – March 23, 2023

***Please Note: The original painting must remain on display for the duration of the exhibition as is mandated by the rules of the exhibition. Prints are available through special order

Karner Butterfly…

Item Information:

Original Painting: Acrylic on Cradled Gessoed Board

Size: 20 x 24 – Includes solid coloured cradled back-frame.
Actual painting is 11” x 14” and mounted on top of back-frame.

The Original painting has been Hand Signed by the Artist and is accompanied with a description and Certificate of Authenticity

$1800.00 CDN Plus Applicable Taxes and Shipping

Artscapes By Sherry Giclee Limited Edition & Prints:
Printed on artist quality fine art paper complete with a small white
border, making your print easy to mat and frame under glass.

Limited Edition: ONLY 100 produced. Each Limited Edition print
is hand-numbered and hand-signed by the artist and comes with a
description and Certificate of Authenticity

Size: 11” x 14” – Includes the white border. Print is suitable for a
16” x 20” frame and mat with 11” x 14” mat opening
$299.00 – CDN Plus Applicable Taxes and Shipping
Prints: 11” x 14” – Includes the white border. Print is suitable for a
16” x 20” frame and mat with 11” x 14” mat opening These prints
have an unlimited run.
$140.00 – No hand signature or number
Note: This artwork is also available as a greeting card. See that
section for additional details
To purchase any of these items and for further details please
enquire through our Contact Us page

The watermark within the image is for website purposes only and does not appear on prints

This stunning butterfly is extirpated in Ontario, Canada. While the species lives somewhere in the world and at one time lived in the wild in Ontario, sadly it no longer exists there. There could be a correlation between the possible declining number of wild lupines (the food source for the larvae) due to habitat loss or degradation and habitat fragmentation.

‘Flight Into Darkness’

Karner Blue Butterfly & Wild Lupines…

The magnificent Karner Blue floats silently above the shadowy wild lupines as it departs the light and ascends into the darkness. The beautiful wild lupines cast a haunting image, almost as though an apparition…

Support Through Art ~ Be Part of the Movement ~ For The Love Of All Things Nature…

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