Hand painted silk scarves

ground dove scarf 3

An elegant & beautiful soft and delicate tropical forest themed scarf made from 100% ponge silk, containing a pair of critically endangered Polynesian ground doves (male and female) on one side and an endangered tuamotu sand piper on the other side, also with plants and flowers, banana plant, hibiscus etc.

These birds are listed on the IUCN red list mainly due to habitat loss and newly introduced predators, The Polynesian ground doves are native to Tuamotus, French Polynesia and live in tropical forests underneath trees, shrubs and coconut palms, only about 100-120 exist in the wild.
The Tuamotu Sandpiper is native to Tuamotu Island, French Polynesia and lives in coastal areas and thickets, only 250-1000 birds exist in the wild.

https://www.etsy.com/listing/605443406/tropical-forest-endangered-species?ga_order=most_relevant&ga_search_type=all&ga_view_type=gallery&ga_search_query=endangered%20species%20scarf&ref=sr_gallery-1-9

I am also creating some hand painted pelargonium scarves soon.