Mafdet : Studio Images

This painting is 10″x16.” In early Egyptian mythology, Mafdet (also spelled Maftet) was a goddess who protected against snakes and scorpions and was often represented as either some sort of feline or mongoose.

Starting the piece in a purple hue. 

Starting the piece in a purple hue. 

Bringing in values and some color. 

Bringing in values and some color. 

Adding scorpion inspired hair extensions. 

Adding scorpion inspired hair extensions. 

Getting close, with reference photo. 

Getting close, with reference photo. 

The finished piece. 

The finished piece. 

Detail of face. 

Detail of face. 

Detail of face. 

Detail of face. 

Detail of dress. 

Detail of dress.