Medusa and the Pumpkins - Sketch for October 2014

Medusa, and the pumpkins on my front wall

Another sketch for the 2014 Medusa calendar. For October, obviously… I like the idea that, because one cannot look at Medusa’s face without turning to stone, it is safer to look at her with a frightful pumpkin-head instead. But then, it seemed a better contrast, since she is apparently scary, to have her surrounded by frightful pumpkin heads, and her holding the only smiling one. If that makes sense. And if it doesn’t, probably the rest of my pictures won’t either… The picture does in fact look very like the front of my house at present! This was the wall…