:Multiplying in Darkness: Picture

Another illustration for my mythology class. This is a basic representation of the creators' new creature, humans, 'multiplying' in the darkness; as in, breeding and expanding as a race. You'd have to read the creation myth to know exactly what this picture represents, but I wanted it straightforward for my class.

I'm quite pleased with this result, and I was heavily inspired by the following film on the Popol Vuh: [link]

The animation is really great, and it was all done in watercolors, too! It's a movie from the 80's and it can be quite cheesy, but it's great storytelling and the art is beautiful. I tried to capture it in this piece since it told the myth extremely well. I thought the texture would be a nice touch, but I'll upload a copy without it in case it hurts anyone's eyes
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