Didn’t have anything particularly in mind when I started this piece yesterday. I’ve done mermaid illustrations and sketches before. Perhaps I wanted to do something a bit different. While I didn’t think the hands came out that great, decided to post it anyway. Here’s a mermaid, with Neptune in Scorpio.
My mermaid piece is in the latest PDF issue of Nib Lit. Issue six has been dedicated to the vile BP oil spill. Edited by Mykl Sivak. Featuring artists like Tony Millionaire, Shannon Wheeler, Steve Stegelin, and many others. Adults only. Click on the below link: http://mgsivak.blogspot.com/2010/07/finally-nib-lit-vol-15-issue-6-bp-issue.html or straight to the issue itself: http://scidino.com/niblit/pdf/1506.html
The BP mermaid piece has also been kindly posted on this site: http://octopusconfessional.blogspot.com/2010/06/more-mermaid-synchronicity-and.html
Still pretty disgusted by what’s going on with the BP gulf oil spill. So even though I had already done one piece relating to this tragedy, felt it wasn’t enough. Did another one, and this was the result: UPDATE: I decided to do my part for the gulf oil spill cleanup, by putting up a…