Roughly 40 hours of work was put into inking this for the RSI fresh meat contest. Quill and india ink on bristol board.
Based off of the Aesop's fable: The Raven and the Serpent
"A raven in great want of food saw a Serpent asleep in a sunny nook, and flying down, greedily seized him. The Serpent, turning about, bit the raven with a mortal wound. In the agony of death, the bird exclaimed: "O unhappy me! who have found in that which I deemed a happy windfall the source of my destruction."
This will be available for public voting at the beginning of June at http://www.rsiapparel.co.uk