Atlas Who Holds Up The Heavens Picture

For those of you who know, no, this is not Atlas. Rather, its an idea of him that I wanted to express to show my gratitude, to immortalize, or something.

A bit about my process: I'm very attracted to maps, and have been trying to incorporate them into my art this past year. Earlier I attempted to do a topography project-- using the topography map style to map a persons body. When I was using traditional media, I was not satisfied with the outcome.

This project was to take a failed idea and revamp it. So! That's what I did. It only took 3 hours to ink over the stock image I got from