ABC’s of Aquatic disaster, a series in progress

The structure of the alphabet is a great way to begin fleshing out a series and researching the sea monsters is interesting.

Island At Sea oil on canvas 480.00
Island At Sea
oil on canvas
480.00

For the Iku-Turso, I added the Finnish submarine from WWII with the same name.

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Iku Turso oil on canvas 450.00

As I learned about the ocean, I found out about the terrible jelly fish problem. I thought for Ceto they would make a beautiful glow in her underwater nursery.

Ceto, Mother of Monsters and Storms oil on canvas 480.00
Ceto, Mother of Monsters and Storms
oil on canvas
480.00

The Hydra is famous but I didn’t know that one of it’s defenses is it’s stinky. If you cut off one of it’s heads, it smells terrible. Smell is a sense that we miss too often in telling legends. I painted the Hydra on a beautiful day on an island before it’s gruesome end.

Hydra oil on canvas 480.00
Hydra
oil on canvas
480.00