Thursday, February 28, 2019
Hathor (Dendera Inspired)
I got looking at photos from the temple to Hathor at Dendera. There are some capital heads on the ground which I suspect are from an earlier era than the standing Greco-Roman temple. There's a pleasing simplicity
in their faces, and I got inspired to draw:
Of course, I couldn't leave it that way. I was timid to color on the original, in the sketchbook. So I made a print, and had at it!
There's something about her face that reminds me of the hieroglyph for "heart", Ib:
I suspect the resemblance is intentional!
Saturday, March 2, 2019
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