Raven, a mischievous and clever being, is involved in many origin stories, including the origin of shamans.
The Corvidae of ancient Irish mythology include Garrulus Dian Cecht, the healer of the tribe of the Tuath Dé, the tribe of the gods.
The cult of Hygeia Corvidae recommends social distancing to slow down and prevent the spread of infectious disease.
The cult of Asclepius Corvidae teaches the washing of hands in general and the practice of social distancing during times of pending pandemics.
Art The year 2018 was a mixed bag for me in regards to my art. In the first half of the year my job required quite a bit from me and my time for creating evaporated. But I still made work, and I participated in some minor exhibits, so it wasn't a complete wash. Commissions... Continue Reading →
This time I tried to combine gouache and ink. I started with gouache and added the ink lines to finish off the piece, giving it a bit of a cartoony/ stained glass vibe to it. I hope? You can watch it being painted and inked below! https://youtu.be/ETRiKNp61_g
Getting back into gouache with a monochromatic study of a rose. Much fun was had by all. Here, watch it as it is painted! https://youtu.be/1ciJf8RBOP0 This is the first of a series of roses for a good cause. I shall elaborate in a future post!
One of my favorite characters from podcasting is Carl, the pugapegacorn. What is a pugapegacorn? It's a pug, pegasus and unicorn chimera. They love belly rubs and eating garlic bread. So naturally I had to draw one! Well, this one is actually the fourth pugapegacorn I've drawn, but enjoy watching it come together: https://youtu.be/kMGHiLC9xv8 Here... Continue Reading →