Artwork of a sequence of three images showing a mermaid being surprised by a monstrous crustracean, fleeing from it into a cave, and discovering a hidden treasure inside

Trillia’s Quest – A Mermaid Adventure in Three Scenes

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Trillia is a mermaid character I’ve been developing for younger readers. She is questing for ancient artifacts in order to save her village and her family. These three images were part of an art challenge to tell a simple, self contained story about discovering the “silver lining” to one’s troubles in just three scenes.

Artwork of Leda and Jupiter

Ovid’s “Metamorphoses”

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Book illustrations for a proposed edition of the classic of Greek mythology, “Metamorphoses.” The stories are all about different kinds of transformation; this series focuses on people transforming into animals, usually after running afoul of one of the gods.