Ariel’s Grotto, Personal Project
Posted 8 months ago and submitted by Emily Barksdale | Share link:

Mermaids are one of my favorite subjects to illustrate, so I decided to pay homage to my favorite mermaid, Ariel, in my own style! I really wanted to play with light and shadow in this piece, and have some fun with the objects in her collection.

Emily Barksdale
Stratford, USA
Tel: +1-203-383-9468

Hi! I'm Emily Barksdale from CT. Working mostly digitally, my illustrations are always character based, colorful and narrative driven. My work is inspired by ancient folklore and p… Show more.

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Profile updated 28th September, 2022
Member since 6th January, 2021
Top 15 Finalist for Two Roads Brewery CONNArtist Contest (2016 and 2019), Illustration featured on Comedy Central's "Broad City" (2017)
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