Aries Picture

The greek myth of Aries comes from the story of Jason and the Argonauts, whose main quest was to find the golden fleece of Aries the Ram in order to prove himself to be the rightful king of Iolcos in Thessaly. There are many different descriptions of Aries, some give it wings while others say it was nothing more than a normal ram.

For my illustration class we were randomly given a monster and were told to illustrate it in black and white using ink. I was given Aries (even though to me it doesn't really count as a monster). I didn't like the idea of the ram having wings so I kept to a more natural depiction of a ram, but wanted to make it an awesome ram none the less.
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