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Mermaid Culture

By tamiart
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What would a mermaid’s daily life and culture look like? I decided to explore some possibilities in these quick little concept sketches.
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MercenaryX's avatar
I love the depictions of everyday life.
SparrowDraws's avatar
this is so cool! :la: :D
X-I-L2048's avatar
Each of these is so amazing! I love the lighting and color palette for each, and how you adapted underwater items to create something both familiar and foreign at the same time. What are the blue shell-like objects the mermaids are holding in the middle left picture? They almost look like water bottles of some sort?
OceanBits's avatar
THEY CAN WEAVE >:O
doctormo's avatar
This is a really good piece, I enjoyed thinking about each of these activities.

I have to wonder, what is the thread for the loom and where does one find such strait pieces of wood in the ocean? Maybe pressed kelp is the answer. ;-)
Poetsiren's avatar
Lovely! I really enjoyed the Loom and the night-time reading scenes!
L0ni's avatar
This is so creative.  The food preparation and chess game are the best.
MensjeDeZeemeermin's avatar
Oh... WOW. BLESS YOU. Someone is thinking it through.  And so beautifully drawn. UBER FAVORITE!
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