The tale tells of merrow (mermaid-like creatures) who pull a deceased person of merrow ancestry into the sea, to be laid to rest in the family tomb.
Back when I painted my Snow White piece I hinted I might turn it into some sort of Fairy Tale series… and so I guess I am!
My take on Sleeping Beauty. I had oodles of fun with all of those patterns, not quite so sure my hand did…
Limited Edition hand signed prints are available through my Etsy;
Photoshop CS5 & Wacom Intuos 5.
"Irish folklorist and dramatist Lady Augusta Gregory penned some of the most memorable and timeless retellings of tales from Irish mythology. Recently, the Folio Society — makers of such exquisitely crafted books as The Alice B. Toklas Cookbook illustrated by Natacha Ledwidge– resurrected Lady Gregory’s tales in a lavish slip-case edition of Irish Myths and Legends (public library) featuring stunning art by Brooklyn-based illustrator and cartoonist Jillian Tamaki.”
- from brainpickings.org
"I found him.
I found my soulmate.
Behold my idiot as he spazzes into the sunset”
[[ I WANT THIS TO HAPPEN TO ME BECAUSE REASONS ]]
This actually cheered me up a lot
Couple of long overdue commissions I promised to a client months ago. A girl walking a rhino and a boy walking a dragon. Had fun drawing these. :)