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Gouache wallpaper I’iwi bird, February 2022

The i’wi bird, also know as scarlet honeycreeper, has the most gorgeous bright scarlet red feathers. With its distinctive curved beak the i’iwi can get into lots of Hawaiian flowers to drink their nectar and act as pollinators for lots of native plants. The i’iwi population is threatened and conservation actions have been taken to …

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Whale wallpaper, January 2021

Diving into the new year with a collaboration! For your free January wallpaper, I’ve teamed up with aloha ambassador Kathryn from @kat_mccardle_art She painted the beautiful background galaxy, mainly using the Aloha watercolor Moana (Prussian blue). I added the zodiacs (capricorn and Aquarius) and the whale digitally in Procreate. The wallpaper is available in 2 …

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Wallpaper October 2020

The October wallpaper features liquid Ecoline watercolors and a dash of metallic aloha watercolor (Callisto). The lettering was done with the fabulous digital pencil brushes by Aude (@lettersis). As always, your wallpaper is available for download in different sizes (for your phone, too!) and with or without dates. Download here from my dropbox.

Wallpaper December: Lilinoe, goddess of the mists

This month’s wallpaper shows Lilinoe (“fine mist), the younger sister of snow goddess Poli’ahu. It is said that she combs out Poli’ahu’s long hair every day and floats around her head like a cloud. Lilinoe resides on Puʻu ʻUlaʻula, the highest peak of Maui’s shield volcano Haleakalā. As always, you can download your wallpaper in …

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Free wallpaper May: Pele, Hawaiian goddess of volcanoes

Your free wallpaper of May shows the famous Pele (short for Pelehonuamea, which means “she who shapes the sacred land”).   Pele is the powerful goddess of volcanoes and fires and resides in Kilauea, one of the volcanoes here on the Big island of Hawai’i.   One of the first things I’ve been told here …

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