Underworld pt.2 Picture

Persephone, the Queen of the Underworld.

The girl behind her stands there as her "spring/summer half", before she was taken to the land of the dead. Originaly she was happy and just danced with the nymphs in the fields, but once she was forced to marry Hades her personality changed and she became quite cold and heartless according to myths. I drew the loose hair, flowers and the smile to show some of her earlier carefree and cheerful side. The apples she's holding (if you can see them) represent the one apple seed she ate, when she was hungry in Underworld and therefore had to remain bound to the dead lands.
Continue Reading: The Underworld