Original Pen & Ink Drawing by Anita Inverarity

I have always been fascinated by ancient far east culture and the beautiful customs & costumes. I spent a lot of 2009 immersed in a set of drawings.
My complete Beautiful Asia series is now available in a Calender


A beautiful friend :) x
Modelled on the beautiful and very talented Mimi Yoon with permission and many thank yous. Mimi is an American/Asian artist who runs her own college of art, not only does she delight with her extraordinary works but inspires a whole new generation with her passion and gift.
This was the reference picture used

Anita Inverarity is a fine art illustrator residing in North East Scotland. Her intricate line work is influenced by the classic Victorian illustrators, pop surrealism and underground culture displaying a classic vibe with a modern twist.

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  • Lynsye Medalia
    Lynsye Medaliaabout 5 years ago

    I knew it was Mimi from the thumbnail!!! FANTASTIC!

  • Thank you so much sweetie xx

    – Anita Inverarity

  • CiannaRose
    CiannaRoseabout 5 years ago

    Stunning! Such great line work Anita and the butterfly details are out of this world!!! xo :)

  • Thank you so much always hon x

    – Anita Inverarity

  • BGlatzeder
    BGlatzederabout 5 years ago

    ahhhh yes, I don’t need to tell you how much I love this do I? :-))) Sheesh, you’re on a roll with these! Great!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! xxx

  • Awwwwwwwww THANK YOU so much xx

    – Anita Inverarity

  • Michael Scholl
    Michael Schollabout 5 years ago

    Wonderful work Anita!!!!

  • Thank you so much xx

    – Anita Inverarity

  • mimi yoon
    mimi yoonabout 5 years ago

    YES YES YES !!!
    looking at this from my iPhone right now…. please let me come back to her… i mean to me later…. gosh anita~ she is gorgeous and you are beautiful….

  • Awwwww THANK YOU HON :)))) and phew, so glad you like it :))
    It was a real joy to draw. Blogger keeps throwing me off uploads today, so its not on 1000 girls yet (a bit worried, but I’ll try again tommorrow) xxxxx MWAH

    – Anita Inverarity

  • Sarah ORourke
    Sarah ORourkeabout 5 years ago

    OMG Anita what a stunning portrait of Mimi!!! Just gorgous!!! And such a beautiful butterfly…as Barbara said.. you’re on a roll!

  • Thank you so much Sarah :)))) xx

    – Anita Inverarity

  • Michael Primm
    Michael Primmabout 5 years ago

    Wow very good

  • Thank you Michael xx

    – Anita Inverarity

  • JaneSolomon
    JaneSolomonabout 5 years ago

    Beautiful! x

  • Thank you so much xx

    – Anita Inverarity

  • Erica Rosario
    Erica Rosarioabout 5 years ago

    This is soooo cool :D

  • Thank youuuuu :)) I keep getting chucked off blogger today, so its not over there yet, will try tommorrow (fingers and toes crossed- cant figure whats going wrong) xxxx

    – Anita Inverarity

  • Elizabeth Bravo
    Elizabeth Bravoabout 5 years ago

    This is gorgeous and I can see why you would use Mimi as a model……You did an awesome job!!

  • Thank youuuuuuu :))) Mimi is so beautiful and I was so nervous to post, but the feedback has been great xxx

    – Anita Inverarity

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