Ashvin Harrison is an Australian-born artist. He uses charcoal dust paint and acrylic to bring everyday animals and scenes to life. Harrison's unique style combines with his keen attention to detail has led to global popularity.
Harrison masterfully contrasts exquisite pencil sketches in monochrome shades of grey, with pops of vibrant color in ways that capture the gentleness of living things.
If you're looking for a perfect gift or something to decorate your own walls, browse through these prints by Ashvin Harrison.
Trees are used to great effect in Ashvin Harrison originals. In The Deer Dreamer a finely textured deer is captured mid-stride beneath a canopy of autumn-orange trees. Delicate, hanging, branches frame majestic antlers in a moment of connection.
Elephant lovers will swoon over the sweetness of a mom and baby ellie, wandering off into the distance in Together Forever. You can almost imagine the wisdom of ages being passed down in the gentle communion between them. Burnt umber leaves create a dappled contrast to the orangey-yellow leaves of the trees overhead.
Balloons are a recurring theme in Ashvin Harrison prints. Representing freedom, holding on, and sometimes letting go. Harrison uses bright colors that are joyful and light-hearted. His piece entitled Patience makes the perfect gift for an animal lover as it combines balloons with a puppy and a kitten. Both small animals are staring up at the balloons with expressions on their faces that are guaranteed to melt hearts.
If you're drawn to the hopefulness of balloons, you'll be spoilt for choice. Fall in love with multicolor balloons and a monochrome elephant, koala, bear, or French bulldog. If those don't hit a spot for you, there's a charming rhino, a penguin, or a variety of bunnies all created with superb detail and breath-taking colors. Did we mention kittens? Yes! There's a kitten too.
For movement captured in print, Ashvin Harrison paintings feature birds in flight. His trademark monochrome and color present the subject matter in ways that will capture your attention and woo your heart.
Proud To Be features a white cockatoo balanced on a branch. Its multicolor crest features feathers that pop brightly off the page. The same colors are featured in the September Sunset Bird which captures a bird in mid-hunt.
If you're looking for a pop of green to match your decor, Faithful Flyer is for you with its beautiful green wings and yellow tail. The extravagant Prancing Peacock is a glorious riot of blues and greens, showing off this magnificent creature with its tail in full display.
Singing Summer Bird is a swooping celebration of warm yellows and oranges, which contrast perfectly with the bird's white body. If you're looking for something with a gentler palette, Happy Fluffy is an endearing little ball of fuzz with the slightest hint of yellow as a final touch.
Ashvin Harrison explores the intricacies of nature in its finest details. Sunflower Celebration, a cheerful yellow ode to the humble sunflower, will brighten any room. Sugar Butterfly with its rich blue wings and delicate pink thistle form a perfect combination for butterfly lovers. Squirrel Dreams pictures a parachuting squirrel chasing a falling nut and makes a perfect conversation starter.
Whether you're looking for a unique gift for the animal lover in your life or something delightful to hang on your own wall, Ashvin Harrison art is ideal. Your only problem will be choosing which ones to buy.