Shannon Bonatakis takes a blood oath to keep painting creating colorful women with thin necks and oversized heads. Shown above: The Fear of Forgetting or of Being Forgotten. I couldn’t resist posting one more of her images, read the rest of the entry to see her take on the old lady whispering “Hush”.
Although nearly unvaried in theme, and blatant their use of symbols, it’s worth spending some time with one of Brian Viveros’ smoking ladies. Take in her finely detailed tattoos, her over-painted eyes, her beautiful skin marked with cuts and streaks. Let her enchant you, then let her go.