Happiness is a butterfly, which when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you. Nathaniel Hawthorne quotes It is well-known sight during summer and autumn in South Africa to see many different kinds of butterflies in the gardens or veld. Gouache paint, pen and ink and watersoluble pencils on 190gsm paper. ART: Sketches Original sold. FEATURED in Fantastic Mixed Art 18 Aug. 2011. FEATURED in Painting the Country Life 2 Sept. 2011. One of the TOP TEN in a challenge in Afrikaans is my moedertaal / Afrikaans is my mother tongue 5 Sept. 2011.