5 common questions about my artwork

5 Common questions about my artworkCockatoo Art for sale 1. Why do I make cockatoo art? I used cockatoos as a symbol for narratives in my artwork. The significance of the cockatoos varied from time to time, but I often drew parallels between the tale of the...

​​2022 ~ Are there cockatoos on the island

"​​2022 ~ "Are there cockatoos on the island"“Always in Déjà vu”34.5cm x 50cmWatercolor and pencil on paper. Painted in 2022“Are there cockatoos on the Island?”35cm x 52cmWatercolor on paper. Painted in 2022“Fleeting mountain II”27cm x 36.5cmWatercolor on paper....

2021 ~ Atmospheric Series

2021 ~ Atmospheric & Cockatoo Series"Solitude" 35cm x 54cm Watercolor on paper. Painted in 2022"Fall Day" 35cm x 54cm Watercolor on paper. Painted in 2022I explored the atmospheric composition inspired by Nihonga (Japanese paintings) in this series. I used...

2020 ~ Cockatoo Portrait Series

2020 ~ Portrait Series"Joyfulness: Moluccan Cockatoo"30cm x 40 cmWatercolor on paper. Painted in 2020"Cockatoo & Hydrangea"30cm x 40 cmWatercolor on paper. Painted in 2020"Black Cockatoo & Moonlight"30cm x 40 cmWatercolor on paper. Painted in 2020"Galah"30cm x...

Photographer and wild sulphur-crested Cockatoo in Australia

Photographer of wild Cockatoos in AustraliaTo explore how cockatoo inspires Artists, I chatted with Australian photographer, Buzzystar. Buzzystar’s photos capture the elegance and quirkiness of Sulphur-crested Cockatoos. Apple took notice of her photos in 2019. One of...

Dr. Astrid Andersson: endangered Cockatoo in Hong Kong

A chat with Dr. Astrid AnderssonIn my previous blog post, I introduced different interesting facts about cockatoo and why I found them fascinating. My hope is to bring different angles to viewing cockatoos as a species (other than ‘cute pets’). But I am not alone in...

7 Cockatoo (and parrots) symbolic meaning in visual arts

7 Parrot & Cockatoo symbolic meaning in European visual artIt is very difficult to look at the meaning of cockatoos in European visual art without looking at the entire parrot family. Therefore, I am going to use the word "parrot" in replacement of "aockatoo"...

15 Cockatoo interesting facts – Fun facts you might not know!

15 Cockatoo interesting facts you might not know!Cockatoo Fun Facts Cockatoos are known for their iconic looks and distinctive crests. Their personalities have charmed humans for centuries, but did you know that they are featured in currency design? And one of their...

Cockatoo personality traits & species

Cockatoo Personality Traits & Species In my last article, I briefly spoke about the wild yellow-crested cockatoos in Hong Kong. In fact, they are just one of the many species within the cockatoo family. Cockatoo, which encompasses 21 species belonging to the...