Selkies are seal-like creatures that have the ability to shed their seal-skins and appear as humans on land. If a man can successfully find and hide a maiden selkie’s seal skin, she will be his faithful, but lonely, wife. If she ever finds her skin, she will flee back to the ocean.
This piece was made for Inktober 2017. To see how the prompts were used and the process of creating this illustration, check out my Inktober video!
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