Ixchel : Studio Images

Ixchel or Ix Chel (pronounced [iʃˈtʃel]) is the 16th-century name of the jaguar goddess of midwifery and medicine in the ancient Maya culture. This painting is 10″x16″.

Blocking in figure.

Blocking in figure.

Adding textures. 

Adding textures. 

More tweaks and twists. 

More tweaks and twists. 

Fine tuning the elements. 

Fine tuning the elements. 

Lighter and brighter. 

Lighter and brighter. 

Patterning her shirt. 

Patterning her shirt. 

The finished painting. 

The finished painting. 

Detail of face. 

Detail of face. 

Detail of shirt. 

Detail of shirt. 

Detail of hair. 

Detail of hair. 

The finished painting. 

The finished painting.