The Apotheosis Picture

Two sketch cards (measuring 2.5 x 3.5 individually) 5 x 3.5 in total; acrylic and mixed media.
A special commission from the trading card set 'Legends & Lore'.

The moment from Greek mythology where Heracles, after his many trials and challenges, ascends to Mount Olympus as a god. Zeus rises from his golden throne and welcomes his son; in attendance are the rest of the Pantheon of gods and goddesses.

This may be the biggest little picture I've ever done. I suspect rather than paint it on sketch cards it might have been easier to do it on a ceiling...
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