Athena by lynx


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Added: Oct 24, 2003
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Greek goddess of wisdom and war.

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forestrogers's picture

Beautiful pencil, and I like your interpretation....

joshuajmarsh's picture

Yay! Athena was always my most favorite goddess. I think you've captured her quite well Smile

lynx's picture

Thanks so much James! I really dig your pencil work as well!

lynx's picture

Really? how neat! Laughing out loud

lynx's picture

Hey Thanks for your comment. Indeed you are correct! I wanted to portray her in the themes she's less known for, and also in a more shamanistic fashion- hence the snakes and owl which represent wisdom, and the parchment in her hand. I do have another athena image coming up in the next year which would represent a more warrior athena. Smile

somerset's picture

Excellent pencil work, Share! I love your details and those nicely vibrant colours!

kyrn's picture

I remember hanging up the print at Marscon:)

Guest's picture

Well, I'm unable to draw something anywhere near this but, as a specialist of Athena in a professional way ( I'm a historian of greek antiquity ) I'm quite surprised by the apparence of your goddess who lacks some of the most elemental elements of her clothe ( shield, gorgona head, aegis, ... ). Yet this comment must not make the most important forgotten : well done !

Art at its best.