‘Kelaino’ by Etara
Medium: Acrylic on Arches paper
Dimensions: 15.7″ x 10.8″
Year of Creation: 2023
About the Artwork:
Kelaino, the dark one, is a Greek monster daughter of Taumante and Elettra. She was one of the three Harpies sisters, each of which represented a different aspect of the storm. She kidnapped the souls of the dead to transport them to the afterlife.
This monster is represented as a woman with wings or like a bird with a woman’s face and sharp claws!
About the Artist:
Etara is an Italian artist and illustrator. Although she has achieved a Manga Techniques graduation, she focused on the study of acrylic colors and specialized in the representation of surreal female figures. Her goal in creating her illustrations is to convey to the viewer a harmony feeling, with particular attention to the bond created between natural and supernatural elements.