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Welcome to the artwork of Gamini Ratnavira, renowned Master Wildlife Artist originally from Sri Lanka, residing in Southern California.  Gamini has visited over 55 countries depicting rare and endangered species on canvas.  His paintings reveal a deep respect for the natural world.  Enjoy visiting his windows into nature.


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Lessons and Videos

The Art of Nature Vol. 1 - Painting the Violet-Bellied Hummingbird

The Art of Nature Vol. 1 - Painting the Violet-Bellied Hummingbird

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Upcoming Show:

LA Pet Fair (Bird/Reptile/Plant/Aquarium Show June 29-30th, 10 am -5 pm

1101 McKinley Ave Pomona, CA 91768 Pomona Fairplex

We will be exhibiting in the Bird Show and participating in the Saturday Night USARK auction.

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Current Exhibit Cafe des Artistes at 103 S. Main Ave Fallbrook CA 92028 (760) 728-3350 Open Monday through Saturday 11-4.

Book Release: Hummingbirds: A Celebration of their Beauty through Art by Gamini Ratnavira

depicting all 365 species painted by Gamini Ratnavira.   400 pages 12.75' x 9.5 on matte paper including 365 illustrations/species and common and Latin names and distribution.  Publisher is  Arriving June 20th!

Please email: to reserve either Hardcover $79.95 plus sh/h edition 1000 or Leatherbound $199.95 plus sh/h edition of 150  for this amazing book.

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