Medusa's Curse Picture

Created for the IFX monthly challenge "Ancient Greece".

I wanted to portray Medusa in a way we don't typically see her. Showing her utter agony and despair when she realizes for the first time, the depth of her curse. I wanted us to see her still somewhat human, before she becomes the monster we all know her for.

(For those unfamiliar with Medusa's tale, here's the gist: Right after being raped by the God Neptune, she was immediately cursed by the jealous Goddess Athena.)
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