The beautiful delicate butterfly develop through a process called metamorphosis. This Greek word means change in shape or transformation.
Butterflies have complete metamorphosis. The larva is very different from the adults. It also usually eats different types of food.
There are four stages in the metamorphosis of butterflies: egg, larva, pupa, and adult.
This little cutie has been painted usuing acrylic paints. It has been professionally framed in solid oak with artglass. This glass is used by the finest museums. The glass is so transparent that you feel you can actucally touch the feather!