Butterfly Gardens Gifts
Butterflies are iconic and symbolic. These amazing transformational
insects represent a special meaning to a lot of people.
Butterflies and butterfly designs on t-shirts, hats, mugs,
tote bags, sneakers, magnets, stickers, aprons, mouse pads,
speakers, and more.
Butterfly Art and Mounted Displays
Mounted butterflies make great decorative pieces
and wall displays. Butterfly displays are versatile
and come in many different colors, shapes and sizes,
however preserving and mounting butterflies is by
no means an easy task. Butterflies are delicate creatures
with extremely fragile wings that can get easily marred
and torn. Experts go to great pains to painstakingly
handle the wings of the butterflies while collecting
them as well as while storing, preserving and mounting
them as damaged wings can lower the value of that
A collection of flush mounted butterflies makes a
beautiful and unique wall display.
This kind of mounting requires preserved butterflies
to be carefully placed on white filler and the top
glass is then pressed against it. Several preserved
butterfly frames displayed together on one wall can
make an awesome display piece. A collection of single
mounted butterflies is perfect for walls that are
narrow or have limited space. They give your room
a completely different look. Most single mounted butterfly
displays include the scientific name of the butterfly
printed or inscribed beneath the butterfly.
For larger wall spaces you can also get larger butterfly
frames consisting of many butterflies mounted together
in a riot of different colors or many butterflies
in different sizes but all in the same size.
Depending on the color of your room you can chose
butterfly frames that consist of mounted butterflies
in shades of iridescent green, exotic yellow or vibrant
In addition, you could also get mounted butterflies
that have wing motions that are amazingly realistic.
The movement is electronically controlled and requires
enormous patience and painstaking labor to achieve.
Butterflies that are used in butterfly art displays,
frames and jewelry are not caught in the wild, but
are especially raised on butterfly farms in Asia,
Australia and the rainforest areas of Southern and
The butterflies that are raised on these farms lay
eggs and complete their 30-day life-span and are only
collected when they are dead. No live butterflies
are harmed or endangered at these farms, whereas catching
butterflies in the wild harms the live butterflies,
endangers the species and also damages the wings,
which eventually renders them useless to be used in
any form of butterfly art.
Where to get butterfly frames
Mounted butterflies make perfect corporate gifts during
Christmas and other special occasions.
However stores having whole sale butterfly displays
are not always easy to find and would entail making
a lot of directory enquiry or walking around to various
stores to check what they have in stock. The best
and most convenient place to look for whole sale butterfly
frames is by doing a search on the Internet.
There are many sites offering many different kinds
of preserved butterfly frames to choose from and at
very attractive prices. Almost all reputed sites that
deal with mounted butterflies and other butterfly
art have detailed pictures of the various butterfly
art forms available, whether in the form of frames
or jewelry or pieces of art. Their terms and conditions
are all very clearly stated so there is no room for
misunderstanding. Some companies will also custom-make
wholesale butterfly frames according to your specifications
and budget. What’s more every piece you buy from a
reputed company is usually accompanied by a certificate.
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