Medusa - Stage 1 Picture

preliminary drawing before i put it on the full paper.
(based on my own face)

based on viewing Medusa as the victim, not the aggressor most art depicts her as.

- she was, after all, envied by Athena who gave her the hideous snakes and the curse of turning people to stone,
raped by Poseidon and pregnant with his children, and dead asleep when Perseus chopped her head off!

see part 2 here: [link]
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