Inktober 2019 Medusa
Day 4 “Freeze”: Medusa was a beautiful woman who was raped by the god Poseidon in Athena’s temple. Depending on who tells this story, Athena was either enraged with jealousy, or overcome with pity so she felt the need to protect Medusa by turning her into a monster who could freeze men into stone. Medusa lived the solitary life with her Gorgon sisters until the demigod Perseus came around, decapitated her then used her head as a weapon against his enemies.

Inktober for me started a little shaky. I had picked an ambitious theme that would guarantee to take me out of my comfort zone. It’s what I wanted, but the end result isn’t as refined as I wanted. I think I imagined that the finished pieces would be much more detailed and professional. In reality, it was more of a sharp reminder that ink and paper is not like digital. At all.

Read: Inktober 2019 – Tell Me A Story

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