Iara Picture

Iara (also spelled Yara or Uira, which means Water Queen or Lady of the Lake) is a figure from Brazillian mythology. She was a young woman who would sit on a rock by a river and comb her hair or dozing under the sun, when she noticed that there was a man around, she would start singing to lure the man to her, he would abandon everything he had to go with her underwater. She is said to have green hair and light skin, but I wanted to draw her looking more like a indian (and I think I failed D: ).

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