"If hunters wear this orange to be more visible while hunting, then I wanted to portray a figure wearing the safety orange color. I liked the design aspect of the arms crossed in front of the body, a stop, defensive gesture. I wanted to counter this ?X? shape with the cross hairs of a scope on a gun tyo illustrate the idea of wearing orange for gun safety." - Lyla Paakkanen
Lyla Paakkanen lives in Sacramento, where the Pony Express ended its route. She is a freelance artist and illustrator, has a Masterâ€™s Degree in Art from CSUN, Communications Design from UCLA. She taught art at 5 colleges and has won many awards in California and Colorado for her work.
Each poster is hand-printed and handled, to make sure that only the highest quality is offered and sent out. The matte paper and high quality of inks make for a vibrant image which looks great both framed, and au-naturel. Printed in Los Angeles, CA, on Epson Enhanced Matte Paper, heavyweight stock, high color gamut, using Epson UltraChrome HDR ink-jet technology. Framed posters offer the same, museum-quality printed poster, but wrapped in a protective black frame. The frame is lightweight and includes a shatter-resistant acrylite front protector, so it won't break in the mail. International orders may be subject to customs duties & taxes.