artofcarmen: A while ago I heard a version of this story where Athena has pity on Medusa and turns her into the gorgon to protect her from all men. A gift instead of a punishment for uncle’s crimes. It always stuck with me, so here’s a doodle.
Medusa // This depiction shows Medusa with very beautiful face but contrasts that with a forked snake tongue coming out of her mouth. This piece shows a good juxtaposition between the two unique aspects of Medusa.