A Portuguese Folktale – Spider Groom


Sometimes the first idea becomes a draft of a second one and that’s exactly what happened to the Folk Tale “Spider’s Bride” that we posted before.

This was our first illustration for the Spider Bride Folktale, but we felt that more than the main character, we wanted to portray a quirky yet beautiful spider turned into a human bride.

Even when a work is finished it doesn’t mean that it will be shown, just like the one above. Except we felt it was an interesting fact to share about the times when you don’t share!

Enjoy your weekend and stay inspired.

A Portuguese Folktale: The Spider (Bride)



Portuguese folk tale time!
This charming little story seems to favor those that have a happy-go-lucky attitude towards life but nevertheless learn the value of being hardworking!
So without further ado, here it is, under the cut:

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