The Butterfly is a mythical creature that has lived as a symbol of love, life, rebirth, and courage for literally thousands of years. This animal has captivated man for centuries with its sheer grace and delicateness.
"We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty." -Maya Angelou
**You may notice that some pieces are signed Tracy Effinger and others are signed signed Tracy Upton. You can rest assure that all artwork featured in this section is original artwork by Tracy, only some of it was completed before Tracy changed her signature from her maiden name (Effinger) to her family name (Upton).