G A N Y M E D E Picture

Homer describes Ganymede as the most beautiful of mortals, which led Zeus, in the form of an eagle; to abduct him for service as cup-bearer in Olympus and as Zeus's eromenos.

I've been in love with that story. It's the ultimate Greek Love story besides the AchillesxPatroclus tale . LOL. In old Greece, eromenos means "the beloved". In this case, Ganymede is a beloved and Zeus "the erastes", the lover.

Simply "uke" and "seme" for shounen-ai / yaoi fans (like me lol)
My hands are shaking from all the shading. My anatomy sucks & above all...my shadows are still fuuuuuu.

Original pencil work: [link]

Song: Canta Per Me - Yuki Kaijura
Media: 3H, 2H, H Staedler pencils, 3B Colleen pencil, 2.0 mm mech. pencil and Photoshop 7
Muse: Iason (Ai no Kusabi)

Hestia: Goddess of the Hearth
Sand Storm
G A N Y M E D E
Rhea - Cybele or Ops
Schmoozin' with Death