I cannot begin to express just how grateful I am to /snowmask for her constant words of advice, her persuasion and push, and for her addition of ideas that greatly effected the turn-out of this piece.
I love vexel/vector, forever they have a place in my heart, but for the longest time I've been ready to break into a new side of me. :)
Pose reference: http://cherieroberts.deviantart.com/
Butterfly stock references: http://shoofly-stock.deviantart.com as well as multiple butterflies found on SXC.hu