Madhubani painting, 'Celebration' (India)

Bird celebrate their freedom, flaunting their brilliant plumage in a joyous work of art. Surrounded by concentric circles of birds and people, the motif shows the harmony of all species. Using vegetable dyes on handmade paper, Bharti Dayal works in the traditional style of Madhubani in the state of Bihar. As each painting is an individual creation, each is unique. Colors and motifs may vary slightly from that pictured.