Wonder Woman Picture

Yeah, I know, this isn't the paleoart project either. In fact, this is about as far removed from paleoart I've uploaded in, hell, I don't know, years. Sometimes I get paleo'd out and feel I need to stretch my wings into something else.

This is basically a practice run. Like with my Excavaraptor picture, I'm trying to hone my skills working exclusively digitally. That is how I plan on doing my next paleoart project (which is still coming, I swear!), but I feel I need some more practice at it. Working on shading and the like.

So, anyway, my subject became trying my hand at redesigning a superhero. I thought Wonder Woman would be a good choice, because, honestly, her design has always been kinda hokey and kitschy. I wanted to actually connect her with her mythological roots, back to some Greco-Roman period of time. And I kind of wanted to approach it from a more traditional "Amazon" angle; she's huge. It always bugged me that male heroes tend to be these enormous things of muscle but the female characters are like these skinny little fashion models. I mean, if Wonder Woman is supposed to be strong, then I think she should *look* strong. That's just me.

Yeah. That's all I got for now.
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