Druk the Bhutan Thunder Dragon

Bhutanese thunder dragon kitchen backsplash tile art with decorative red diamond accent and red border tiles.

The client had visited Bhutan and wanted the thunder dragon as the main feature of their backsplash.
The dragon is prominent in Tibetan and Bhutanese mythology and symbolizes good fortune, abundance and prosperity. They named the dragon painting “Druk” in honor of Bhutan’s national symbol.
Hand painted on 6 inch ceramic tiles.
Dimensions are: 36 inches wide x 18 inches high.
Julia provided the 18 painted tiles only.
The client and the tile installer supplied the field tiles, decorative red diamond accent and border tiles.

Druk Thunder Dragon and Bhutanese national symbol. Custom painted kitchen backsplash tile mural by Julia Sweda.
"Druk" Closeup
Druk Bhutanese Thunder Dragon installed behind stove with dark red border and accent tiles. Artist Julia Sweda.
Installed Backsplash


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"Julia was wonderful to work with, very accommodating and even matched my fabric colors and swatches for my clients kitchen backsplash."
-Mike B.

"Julia did an amazing job and is very busy. She communicated well with the list of wild flowers and pictures I sent her, of the blooms here at our home."
- Ann P.

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