Wednesday, May 07, 2014

"Totem"


I'd like to thank DeviantArtist,  CherryCherrubie, once again for this Bethyl request. 

"Totem" ~ a symbol for family, tribe or a clan. 

This piece features Daryl, Beth and their son (let's call him Connor, shall we?) as a symbol of unity. 

Daryl also popped the question, in case you guys haven't noticed the rings on their fingers. 

*it's a bit scary to see how often fans do this* 
O__o

 My only reason for adding the ring was Hershel. Beth was raised in his household to abide by certain traditions. Conceiving out of wedlock would've probably caused a stern disapproval from her father, but I want to think the decision was made to honor Hershel's beliefs and keep them alive in a world that is slowly fading.

And, yes, Daryl's poncho was turned into a sweater! 

TotemMixed Media and Digital on watercolor paper. © Jenny De La Torre. 2014





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Traditional media, before Corel Painter Lite touch up.



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