|I have often envisioned Zeus just obliterating his enemies in a hail of lightning, destroying their entire world. This is what I imagine said destruction might look like.|
INTRODUCTIONWelcome to the Labours.INTRODUCTION by BeBurn
I was set the challenge, create the 12 labours of Hercules in space art.
You, my beloved viewer, will take on the role of Hercules for this visual adventure. So I have decided to give a few insights into the myth. (Warning! Forget everything Disney told you about Hercules!)
Hercules was the bastard son of Zeus. Hera, his wife could always forgive Zeus his marital infidelities but not the children raised from them. As Hercules grew in Olympus he was expected to attain certain skills such as musical ability and combat training. It was during a music session where all of the trouble started. Hercules played a bum note on his lyre and his tutor scorned him for it. Hercules killed his tutor that day and was banished from the city of the Gods for it. He tended to a small farm and to entertain himself and protect his flock he killed every wolf in the local area. The Lord of the Land gave his daughter to Hercules as a thank you and they fell deep into love, bringin
*IMPORTANT* I create my work on a HD screen. I don't like negative comments because you can't see something. It's not my fault.*IMPORTANT*|
I enjoy playing with Photoshop and have done so for a few years now. I started off with CS3 but have moved on to CS6 extended since then.
No one would call me an expert but I do have the occasional stroke of genius. When I have one such spark, I'll let you know. (As long as you add me to your watch list )
Over the passed few years I've downloaded a fair few backgrounds, brushes and stocks from Deviant so I hope to give back some of what I've taken.
I've been getting into space art, been enjoying it since March this year. I'm slowly building some skills and I'm just in awe with some of the other. like minded, artists.