In his emotional breakdown, he'd lost even the subconscious focus of keeping up the illusion, and now they were as plain as day, spread out and largely shielding the both of them from the gusts that could not seem to decide whether to be still or be a proper breeze. But to Damian's surprise, Penelope's face, as she rested on her knees beneath his wings beside him, was not one of confusion, or really even of shock, but of amazement.
"Are...are you some kind of...angel?" she asked in respectful awe, seemingly unsure whether to meet his eyes or continue gazing at his wings." Read more
I was beginning to think this piece would never be done! Some pictures flow easily, while others fight you the whole way through. This one was the latter. However, now that it is complete I am quite pleased with how it came out! This was my first serious attempt at a Cougar, I enjoyed it!
15 hours in Photoshop CS6
© Story illustration for Roaming_Shadow on FA, characters and story belong to him
Artwork by Vanessa Hughes 2013
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