Tribal deer skull

I like to pretend I’m a member of a tribe when I paint a skull. I imagine it’s going to be used for a ceremony. This is one of the deer skulls I got last week: a wonderful specimen, probably a pretty young buck with developing antlers. 

Here is a view with the antlers and my messy bedroom in the photo. 

Tags:

About memadtwo

For more madness, follow me on Instagram @h_zimel :)

28 responses to “Tribal deer skull”

  1. Gale Halpern says :

    Outstanding. I’m sure any tribe would be honored by your skull artwork.

    Like

  2. Carol A. More says :

    VERY cool! In my neck of the woods, the Cherokee Indian Nation sees a deer as a symbol of peace and a clan totem. It’s right and good you feel yourself as a member of the tribe while honoring these magnificent creatures!

    Like

  3. Michael Richards (certainline) says :

    Wonderful! Beautiful colours and design.

    Like

  4. memadtwo says :

    Fabulous!!(K)

    Like

  5. Jodi says :

    Very coool Nina! Love the colors and all the eyes!

    Like

  6. REcreate-RebeccaEvansCreate says :

    Wow super cool, I love it πŸ˜€

    Like

  7. memadtwo says :

    Thanks for your kind words.

    Like

  8. merrildsmith says :

    It’s really cool. I love the colors, but it seems alive, and I have to admit, the eyes kind of scare me.

    Liked by 1 person

  9. Melba Christie at Poemattic says :

    I love it. How have you been?

    Liked by 1 person

  10. Evelyn Flint says :

    This is so wonderfully colourful and imaginative!

    Like

  11. Charlie O'Shields (doodlewash) says :

    So beautiful… the intricate patterns and wonderful color combinations! 😍

    Liked by 1 person

  12. Teresa Robeson says :

    It’s marvelous…a bit of you, a bit of nature in a happy marriage of art!

    Liked by 1 person

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: