Naucrate Picture

Naucrate is the name of the mother of Icarus, who once had an affair with Daedalus.
She was hardly been told in the real mythology, but was mentioned as a very beautiful woman.
So I depict her as a half human half avian creature, to give more reason as to why Icarus cannot contain himself the excitement of flying in the sky despite his father's warning.

Finally an original piece after a long time of doing an artwork for someone else. It's really refreshing! XD
I'm learning to add various lighting effects on the drawing, it might be unrealistic, but I like how it looks in the final piece.

If anyone is interested in the screenshots of the drawing process behind the artwork, I'll upload them in the future
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