As of when this is written approx. 5 million hectares of Australia's gorgeous country as burned. To put this in perspective, this is collectively larger than the country of Denmark. The Amazon fires that the world was up in arms about over social media totalled to 906 thousand.
The lack of leadership and funding from the government has been gross, but the amazing efforts from this vast islands Ladies and Gents has been and is continuing to be inspiring.
As a heaps big thank you, I created this little fella, sitting amongst the gum leaves, adorning his fire fighting helmet.
There are so many people, organisations, fauna and flora that require our help.
All profits from this edition will be donated towards the Adelaide Koala Rescue. They provide a 24/7 service for all native fauna throughout the Adelaide Metro and Adelaide Hills which are currently being devastated by heatwaves and bushfires.
The CFS who are our local volunteer fire service and always provide an amazing service, can always use your help too.
So please, if you would like to help, and receive a sweet illustration as a result, get amongst it!
Before you is a limited edition Giclée print produced from a Beniisquiggles original. Printed on 100% Cotton Rag Ilford Textured 310 g/m² acid free paper, made with archival ink. This print is numbered, stamped and hand-signed by the illustrator, Ben Stuart.
Its size is 11 x 8.5" and it shall be accompanied by a certificate of authenticity.
And maybe some stickers, because stickers are awesome.
Edition of #30. At the very last sale this edition will cease to exist, nothing, it will be deemed a late edition, passed on never to be created again!
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Cheers for your support! ✿