Watercolor, Pen and Ink on Arches 140lb. Hot Press
Matted in a 5x7'' Ivory Matt
The ‘Apapane is endemic to Hawaii and occurs on all main Hawaiian islands. A common bird on Oahu, it prefers ‘ohi’a trees. The ‘Apapane forages on nectar and insects it finds in the forest canopy. It measures up to 5 ¼ inches (13 cm). The feathers of this bird were used in Hawaiian featherwork.