Cassandra as Athena Picture

I at least wanted to post one more of these before I went to bed and before I mass posted at some point all of my scene paintings.

If I post all my links tonight may be an entirely different matter.

Okay, so Athena Mythology bio:

Daughter of Zeus and Metis; conceived after Zeus swallowed her mother in the form of a fly in order to hide her from his jealous wife. She stayed inside his head mending armor for her expecting child. Several months later, Zeus gave birth to his daughter through his skull and she came out fully grown wearing her armor. She is the goddess of Wisdom, war tactic, mathematics, the arts, crafts, and skill. She's considered a very proud figurehead in the Athenian culture. She is also one of the virginal goddesses, and has many stories based on her wielding power given to her, as well as the gifts she bestows on humans; she is by far one of my favorite Greek mythological characters, simply because she's particularly smart and not as petty as mostly everyone else up on that mountain top.

Cassandra is one of the most mysterious characters in the Cats franchise. Not much is known about her, other than the fact she's remarkably acrobatic and quite the little scene stealer; even worse than Bomba!

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