Sketch Fest #126: Sketches ~ Prompts
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Trophy Mermaid by Ellen Million
Prompt: mermaid hunter
prompted by: Marianne Mathiasen, during Sketch Fest #15 (June, 2011)
This artist has posted at least one finished version of this piece!
Lookit the size of that tail! A prize-winner for sure! Sale is for this ACEO finished in ink.
PeggyB says: Oooooh, poor mermaid!!!! ... but well, probably exact interpretation. ;) ~ Reply?
Michelle Goldberg replied to this:
Depends whether she was trying to lure sailors to their doom ... though the "showing off her flukes" pose suggests trophy hunting rather than self defense.
Hope Bryant says: Oh My Goodness. I can so see a hunter being more impressed with the tail as the "trophy". XD ~ Reply?
Jenny Heidewald says: Ouch!! You did a really good job with the mermaid's body,it looks solid and real. ~ Reply?
Janet Chui says: *Wail.* But now there's a curse on him, right? ~ Reply?
Marianne Mathiasen says: Great job on the mermaid! ~ Reply?
Conie Fong says: Ellen, haha, this is great. Poor mermaid. Lucky dude. haha ~ Reply?
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