Myth of cattle and grain

 The “Debate between sheep and grain” or “Myth of cattle and grain” is a Sumerian creation myth, written on clay tablets in the mid to late 3rd millennium BCE. The story opens with a location “the hill of heaven and earth,” the dwelling place of the gods, situated at the point where the heavens rest upon the earth. It is there that mankind …

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Commission, Ashstryker: Androids of Alien

I recently requested Ashsart to draw me the Androids of Alien, my request was pretty specific. They needed to be drawn height accurate and be holding something associated with their character. http://ashstryker.tumblr.com/post/168763567350/recently-finished-a-commission-for-the-lovely From left to right: Ash is holding a porn magazine, Bishop is balancing a knife in his palm, Walter is holding a flower, …

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Commission, Mattie Draws: David and Walter

I commissioned Mattie to draw any of the Alien Androids, they selected David and Walter. Here's the magnificent piece: https://mattie-draws.tumblr.com/post/168400464773/its-your-choice-now-brother-which-is-it-to-be What I especially like is that the longer I looked at it, the more little details started to appear. Which I likened to my experience of Alien: Covenant, little nods to their characters are there. …

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Commission, Yomjileam: St Ash of Xenomorphs

I requested Yomjileam to draw Ash from Alien 1979 in the style of a saint, because really he was just doing his job and in his sacrifice I believe he should be recognised. They went through a great deal of research to my delight and came up with this wondrous specimen. http://yomjileam.tumblr.com/post/166401892108/commissioned-work-for-muthur9000-they-had I especially like …

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Parallel: Kane & David 8

Visual similarities in the composition of these two scenes, Kane awakens from Hypersleep. David 8 feels the holographic engineer pass through him, his awakening is a different sort. Now he knows he is no longer alone in the universe, he believes the Engineers to be superior beings in comparison to the Humans that engineered him. …

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