Arion Picture

From Wikipedia:
"According to Herodotus' account of the Lydian empire under the Mermnads, Arion attended a musical competition in Sicily, which he won. On his return trip from Tarentum, avaricious sailors plotted to kill Arion and steal the rich prizes he carried home. Arion was given the choice of suicide with a proper burial on land, or being thrown in the sea to perish. Neither prospect appealed to Arion: as Robin Lane Fox observes, "No Greek would swim out into the deep from a boat for pleasure." He asked for permission to sing a last song to win time.

Playing his kithara, Arion sang a praise to Apollo, the god of poetry, and his song attracted a number of dolphins around the ship. At the end of the song, Arion threw himself into the sea rather than be killed, but one of the dolphins saved his life and carried him to safety at the sanctuary of Poseidon at Cape Tainaron."

I didn't really want to make this, and it shows in how it turned out. I really enjoy this sort of pseudo-vector style. I needed to use this as part of a logo for something else, and I think that all in all this is a decent way to sum up the passage above. "Arion" is commonly confused and pronounced as "Aryan" in regard to this particular group, so I made sure that the logo illustrated the myth from above in order to get rid of some of that confusion.
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