From the moment I first saw Paul Livingstone's beautiful photo, I was enchanted! I just loved the feeling that any moment now, this cheeky Cape Rock Thrush was going to dart to a neighbouring rock or shoot into the sky or burst into song or...
Read more about the inspiration behind the piece and see the work-in-progress in my latest blog post.
The original watercolour painting has already found its forever home, but I is still have only 20 limited edition, fine art prints available!
My name is Corinne Erasmus, and I'm a full-time artist based just outside Cape Town. The Happy Struggling Artist is a celebration of South Africa's incredibly diverse wildlife, specialising in unique art, gifts and collectables that encapsulate the unique spirit that this amazing country is known and loved for.
Everything in this shop is hand-crafted by myself, often in partnership with my wonderful, carpenter husband, Alex.