Persephone or Kore in Greek Mythology. Proserpina (or Flora) in Roman tales of gods and goddesses. Atégina in Spanish myths. Hannahanna from Hattian lore. Many names form history and traditions, but mostly the same idea. Here is my take on it entitled “The goddess of spring thaw”, aka “I probably won’t catch any fish for a while”
Anatomy sketch study for a piece I am working on called, of course, “Goddess of Spring Thaw”. A conceptual fly fishing piece encompassing many things that make me think of what spring entails: mostly anticipation of summer. Purple pencil on Canson tracing paper.