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Quiet, Not Unseen (2020)

Quiet, Not Unseen (2020)

Quiet, Not Unseen is an exhibition that aims to draw attention back to the often unseen, passed by and overlooked beauty found in Australian flora and fauna; a visual reminder of what we have to lose. Doors open on the 27th of February and is […]

February 2020: The Making of Wattle Dreaming

February 2020: The Making of Wattle Dreaming

Inspired by the wattle season last year, I decided to attempt my very first portrait of a Yellow Tailed Black Cockatoo peering through a wattle bloom. My original colour palette relied on various yellow tones to evoke the brilliant burst of flowering golden wattles, however, […]

Wattle Dreaming

Wattle Dreaming

An illustration of a Yellow-Tailed Black Cockatoo sitting on a branch of wattle flowers.

The original artwork is sold. Unframed, fine art prints  are available in a variety of sizes on my online shop.

Limited edition prints are available in a variety of sizes and are printed on premium quality Hahnemuhle German Etching paper (310gsm/matte) using high quality pigment inks.

Prints are packed in clear acid free bags, which are perfectly safe for storage for lengthy periods. A backing board or foam core will be placed behind the print for safe shipment and later storage.

Each print is signed and numbered by the artist.

August 2019: The Making of Gang-gang over Gum Blossoms

August 2019: The Making of Gang-gang over Gum Blossoms

  As winter drew in, I worked around the clock to complete my first portrait of a cockatoo. One of my backyard buddies, this bird generally makes an appearance around springtime. I carefully picked the eucalyptus blossom as the flora of choice to be paired […]

May 2019: The Making of Crimson Rosellas and Waratahs

May 2019: The Making of Crimson Rosellas and Waratahs

After spending the first couple of months of the year on this portrait, and even letting it sit in a gallery for a few weeks, I had to go back to the drawing board. It was a tough call and a little dispiriting to discard […]


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Shop Information

Shop Information

Mai Yazawa’s illustrations are inspired by nature and exploit its decorative possibilities through patterns and motifs. While her background in textile design shines through in her use of intricate repeating patterns throughout her signature paisley detailing, native birds and flowers populate many of her illustrations. Rooted in pen-and-ink drawing, her decorative works capture not just the details but also the personality of her birds, which brings her art to life!

The artworks for sale here are limited edition prints. Original pieces can be purchased through galleries or by contacting her directly via email.

Limited edition prints are printed on premium quality Hahnemuhle German Etching paper (310gsm/matte) using high quality pigment inks (Giclee), ensuring longevity of the print.

Prints are packed in clear acid free bags in combination with a backing board before being carefully wrapped and shipped.

Each print is signed and numbered by the artist.

For more information, please refer to shops descriptions here:

https://www.etsy.com/au/shop/MaiYazawa