Tiresias Picture

Another fairly quick photomanipulation using a picture from my Nouveau Pack #1 [link] . Pretty much just sorting through ideas that could be used for tutorials and such.

The Hellenic image in the background is of Oddyseus and Tiresias, a famous prophet in Greek mythology. As is the case with many characters from Olympic myth, poor Tiresias got fairly run through the ringer -- son of a priest, turned into a woman, was a priestess of Athena for seven years, turned back into a man, struck blind by Hera in a fit of pique (doesn't this happen a lot with her?), then finally given the gift of prophecy by Zeus. It was a real hard-knocks life in ancient Greece.

I'll be putting together a pack of borders and such soon, I think, if anyone thinks they'd use them...
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