The strong and unusual-looking rhinoceros may spark fear and anxiety due to its intimidating appearance. However they seldom use their power to hurt others. In fact, they are some of the most gentle animals on the planet and are known herbivores. In this time of so much war and fighting around the world, rhinos remind us to live by the one universal law that all religions share in some form. The Golden Rule states that we should treat others the way we ourselves would like to be treated.
"Rhinos are highly paradoxical animals; they have strength but choose to be gentle and tolerant. They are lazy but can be aggressive as well. Above all, they look like carnivores but are pure herbivores in reality. Rhinos represent kindness, gentleness, tolerance, and a sense of being grounded. On the other hand, they are also symbolic of authority, ancient wisdom, stability, comfort, and freedom."
The background of this drawing was inspired by Malawian chitenje-wrapped bottle caps that are often fastened together to make useful items like pot holders and coasters. Artisans in Malawi are also expert weavers and wood carvers with a keen and unrestrained sense of color. In this drawing, I'm paying homage to my host country where I've lived since 2019 and its emerging (and often underrated) community of artists and creators.
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All drawings are created on acid-free archival heavyweight paper. I use Tombow dual tip watercolor pens which are set in place with fixative. Paintings are made on triple primed canvas panels and the acrylic paints are then fixed with varnish. For best possible protection against fading over time, original artwork should be kept out of direct light. Drawings should be protected by a sheet of UV filtered glass.
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