Kio at peace with the universe, ensconced in her cactory of wild opuntia.
Cactaceae kio specimens can be found in semi-arid riparian and desert canyon communities, often on southern-facing hills. They are affectionate and cuddly, provided you can successfully circumnavigate the prickles.
Now I need to figure out what kind of cactus Toku would be..
Gouache on Arches 140#