The Birth of Athena Picture

I drew this a little while back for as an assignment for Art History I. We were to pick a Greek myth and illustrate it, and I chose the birth of Athena!

One day, Zeus suddenly got this headache from hell. It was so bad, he got somebody to cleave his head with an axe. Then, from his wound sprung Athena, fully grown and clothed in armor. Thus, the goddess of war and wisdom was born!

I recommend checking out the full story here. Like all Greek mythology, it's pretty freakin' awesome.
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