I apologise for the boringness of these posts but I'm on a roll. I'm learning so much from each drawing and this one has been a particular revelation as I decided to use coloured pencils this time. The results are both more subtle and more decorative. I introduced them in large part because of Jean-Luc's suggestion after I whined to him about the limited, Disneyesque palette provided by gel pens, which are designed more for the scrapbooking crowd. (Yes, 'scrapbooking crowd', that was an invitation to abuse me ... please.)
The de rigeur stats department:
IVY (Gort) September 30 - October 27
Being evergreen, the ivy represents the perennial, mystical and mysterious aspects of the human psyche, hence the veiled moon and the butterfly (symbol of the faerie faith).