Representing strength, family, and community; stable and wise, elephants remember their dead and maintain rituals. Even their young learn to mourn ancestors they never personally met. Hummingbirds have been known to show up in the spirit of lost loved ones. This Día de los Muertos-themed piece is a tribute to family remembrance.

The original was 100% hand drawn with graphite and ink and colored with watercolors, spray paint, and colored pencil.

©2016 Michael Rohner