Winner of the 2020 Toronto Private Hospital art prize - Resilience


Lava Turtle is a turtle that's adventuring outside of her natural habitat. She has taken life by the reins and is showing us how to live dangerously - in the lava! She looks unphased by the heat, steadily moving on and making history as she goes. 

Hand-drawn, coloured Pencil on Paper

Height: 43cm

Width: 53cm

Breadth: 2cm


  • While framed, this drawing is ready to hang on the wall. The frame also includes a glass cover to keep the drawing safe from splatters and fingerprints. You may like to remove the glass to showcase the drawing in its' natural form without reflection or glare, it is coated in a seal spray to prevent smudging. This drawing is designed to be kept flat, it can be rolled if needed, and avoid allowing water or fluids to make contact with the paper. The frame is waterproof.