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Bird Desktop Wallpaper

I found this cute desktop wallpaper by accident and download it immediately It was created by Geninne,  an artist living in a forest near Mexico City with her husband Manolo, their two very creative boys & a cute border collie named Turbo. She was born in New York, but shortly after her parents began traveling around South America, where she lived in seven different countries and went to several English speaking schools. 

Her love for arts and crafts began at a very early age, her mom say
s she started drawing when she was two years old and it continued to be her favorite activity through her childhood and teenage years. By the time she decided what to study in college she was 100% sure it had to be in the visual arts. She studied architecture in Chile for a couple of years before graduating as a graphic artist in Mexico. 

She works in a variety of media, including watercolor, ink, and pencil. She sews, embroiders, loves to hand carve rubber stamps and sells prints of her watercolors at her online Etsy Shop geninne.etsy.com. She loves birds, flowers, and has been taking photos since she was 15 years old. Her inspiration comes primarily from nature, it is the driving force of her work. She never took a watercolor class which helped her develop her own style of painting. Visit her blog at www.geninne.com

 


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