Piece description from the artist
The Earth Gnome is a small human-like creature that lives underground. They are the guardians of underground mines and precious treasures.
(This print is a cropped version of the original painting.)
Michael Auger (last name pronounced: O-'zhA / rhymes with okay) is a full-time freelance artist based in the Washington DC area. In addition to the illustration and graphic design he creates on commission, Michael Auger also creates offbeat paintings and prints that feature an assortment of animals, crazy characters, mythical monsters and more.