Fenrir - Tattoo Commission Picture

This is a tattoo commission, inspired by Fenrir, for a very special somebody.

In this piece I wanted to capture the madness associated with the Norse mythological wolf Fenrir, consuming the Sun. The fur and flesh half of this image was intented not to look exactly like a wolf...but almost a twisted, almost surreal vision of a wolf. For this purpose I made the muzzle a little narrower and the eyes clouded, with over-definition around the eyes to give an impression of the deformed skull beneath. The tribal, I feel, represents the primal energies often associated with wolves.

Drawn with graphite on plain A4 paper.
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