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4 Blondes and 2 Brunettes by bratitude123 4 Blondes and 2 Brunettes by bratitude123
An art trade with :icongameaddict4:. These are his version of some of the Greek minor gods.

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Ganymede: In Greek mythology, Ganymede, or Ganymedes (Greek: Γανυμήδης, Ganymēdēs), is a divine hero whose homeland was Troy. He was a prince, son of the eponymous Tros of Dardania and of Callirrhoe, and brother of Ilus and Assaracus. Homer describes Ganymede as the most beautiful of mortals, which led the gods, or according to some, Zeus in the form of an eagle, to abduct him for service as cup-bearer in Olympus and, in Classical and Hellenistic Greece, as Zeus's eromenos.

Philotes: (Greek: Φιλότης) or Philote (Greek: Φιλότη) is a minor Greek goddess. She was a daughter of Nyx. She is the personification of affection, sexual intercourse and friendship.

Hermaphroditus: In Greek mythology, Hermaphroditus or Hermaphroditos (Greek: Ἑρμαφρόδιτος) was the child of Aphrodite and Hermes. He was a minor deity of bisexuality and effeminacy. According to Ovid, born a remarkably handsome boy, he was transformed into an androgynous being by union with the water nymph Salmacis. His name is the basis for the word hermaphrodite.

Apate: Apate was the daughter of Nyx in Greek mythology. She was the personification of deceit, and was one of the evil spirits released from Pandora's box. Her Roman equivalent was Fraus, which is where the word 'fraud' originated. Her siblings were Geras, the personification of old age, Oizys, the personification of suffering, Moros, the personification of doom, Momos, the personification of blame, Eris, the personification of strife, Nemesis, the personification of retribution, and Keres, the personification of carnage and violent death. Her mother, Nyx is the personification of night, and her father, Erebos, the personification of darkness.

Eros: Eros (Ancient Greek: Ἔρως, "Intimate Love"; UK: /ˈɪərɒs/, US: /ˈerɑːs/), in Greek mythology, was the primordial god of sexual love and beauty. He was also worshipped as a fertility deity. His Roman counterpart was Cupid ("desire"). In the Theogony Hesiod makes him a primordial god, while in some myths, he was the son of the deities Aphrodite and Ares.

Hebe: In Greek mythology, Hēbē (Greek: Ἥβη) is the goddess of youth (Roman equivalent: Juventas). She is the daughter of Poseidon and Aphrodite. Hebe was the cupbearer for the gods and goddesses of Mount Olympus, serving their nectar and ambrosia, until she was married to Heracles, (Roman equivalent: Hercules); her successor was the young Trojan prince Ganymede. Another title of hers, for this reason, is "Ganymeda." She also drew baths for Ares and helped Hera enter her chariot.
In Euripides' play Heracleidae, Hebe granted Iolaus' wish to become young again in order to fight Eurystheus. Hebe had two children with her husband Heracles: Alexiares and Anicetus. In Roman mythology, Juventas received a coin offering from boys when they put on the adult men's toga for the first time.
The name Hebe comes from Greek word meaning "youth" or "prime of life". Juventas likewise means "youth", as can be seen in such derivatives as juvenile. In art, Hebe is usually depicted wearing a sleeveless dress. She got so angry with her husband Ares she shot him in the head 3 times.


That's all of them. (Information from Wikipedia)

I was listening to this while making this drawing. I know that's it's not related.

I hope you like it! ^_^
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pjohootkc Featured By Owner Feb 28, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Awesome. Your drawings are great.
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LaurleeAme Featured By Owner Dec 21, 2011
love the flying hermaphrodite
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PinkSunrise Featured By Owner Oct 7, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
is that a man lady(hermaphrodite?)
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tappertip Featured By Owner Oct 16, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
it says it in the description! you blarf-hole!
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PinkSunrise Featured By Owner Oct 22, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
I noticed that after i posted it you blarfmaphrodite!
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tappertip Featured By Owner Oct 23, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
oh blarf.
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PinkSunrise Featured By Owner Oct 23, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
blarf tootin!
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tappertip Featured By Owner Sep 25, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Hermaphroditus made me laugh so hard!
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lil-miss-wannabe Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
philotes reminds me of the plotline of that movie "no strings attatched"...
eros looks like a very sexy bowler...
hebe must have some guts to shoot ares in the head three freaking times...
IZZY APPROVES!!!
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KiwiiTheFruit Featured By Owner Aug 26, 2011  Hobbyist
I love it!! Yikes Hebe has some anger issues... shot Ares three times...
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CaribbeanRose9 Featured By Owner May 27, 2011  Hobbyist Writer
Very cute. :aww:
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bratitude123 Featured By Owner May 27, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Thank you :D
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CaribbeanRose9 Featured By Owner May 29, 2011  Hobbyist Writer
Please keep it up, and drop by anytime! :wave:
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Milkshake674957 Featured By Owner May 27, 2011  Student General Artist
AWESOME i always love you work <3 and the one Ganymede, reminds me of the monster in Son of Poseidon in the first chapter because of the tray in hand :iconimhappyplz:
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bratitude123 Featured By Owner May 27, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Thanks! (Part of the credit goes to ~GameAddict4) I should really read the first chapter.
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