Tiger Moth with Clown Face (mosaic)

Tiger Moth with Clown Face (mosaic)

Artist – Liz Dees

Design Description

This moth design is based on a moth called ‘Tiger Moth with Clown Face’ indigenous to South America and was last seen in Garcia Moreno, Imbabura, Ecuador in 2013. Its scientific name is Idalus Herois.

The design lends itself well to mosaic with its bold colours and simple patterns.

Artist Statement

Liz Dees is a successful, established, professional and innovative artist who enjoys collaborating on performance projects as well as murals and outdoor arts of any kind. Trained at the Chelsea College of Art and the London College of Fashion, she has worked on shows ranging from West End musicals to community operas. She now specialises in large scale street theatre, and has recently branched out into public art and performance installation.