Whew~~~ So close to not making it -_- I've been really busy this week and last, so by time I found out about this contest...
I don't want to say much, but the witch trials have always been kind of close to my heart. Not for any particular reason other than I find it really interesting/intriguing/sad/w/e. I was trying to think of what I was going to do for this theme, and a few days before I had been going through an art book and saw some b&w pastel-y, watercolor-y sketches of burning witches... but they looked really beautiful in spite of the flames licking around them. I really loved that image and it kind of inspired this (although the originals had realistic facial expressions
I do kind of feel like I could've done more with this had I had the time, but I'm still very happy with how it turned out. Abstract flames aside.