and 'bon voyage' as you join me exploring illustration, art and picture books.

Below are some pieces of my recent work. Please visit 'Betty's Portfolio' and 'Picture Book Illustrations' pages for further samples of work.

Regards, Betty

Butterfly Study - Papilio maackii (Alpine Black Swallowtail) - acrylic
Butterfly Study 2 - Aglais io (European Peacock) - acrylic
Butterfly Study 8 - Apatura metis (Freyer's Purple Emperor) - acrylic

'Argynnis adippe (High Brown Fritillary) - study, acrylics

Aglais io (European Peacock)' - study, acrylics

Butterfly Study 7 - Argynnis adippe (High Brown Fritillary) - acrylic

If you are interested in viewing 'works-in-progress' (WIPs), please visit Betty's social media platforms:




'Ballet Dancing Pig' - character design, watercolour

Butterfly Study 5 - Plebejus argus (Silver-Studded Blue) - acrylic
Butterfly Study 3 - after Aporia hippia - acrylic

Butterfly, after 'Aporia hippia' - acrylics

Art work in:

  • Graphite pencil
  • Watersoluble pencil
  • Wax and oil pencil
Butterfly Study 6 - Papilio maackii (Alpine Black Swallowtail) - No. 2 - acrylic
Butterfly Study 1 - after Colias palaeno - acrylic

'Maestro Flamingo' - character design, watercolour

Logo design for Centaur Mini Photography, digital painting

Butterfly, after 'Colias palaeno' - acrylics

Papilio maackii (Alpine Black Swallowtail)' - study, acrylics

''Flower Power Frog' - watercolour illustration

Plebejus argus (Silver-Studded Blue)' - study, acrylics

Auntie Betty Illustration - a journey through life with art.

'Sea Turtle' - study, watercolour

Apatura metis (Freyer's Purple Emperor)' - study, acrylics

Papilio maackii (Alpine Black Swallowtail)' - study, acrylics