Mediterranean Mermaid Lovers 🌊 ❤
🌊 عاش من شافك (”Meeting you revived me” - used to express longing and affection to loved ones after a long time of not seeing them)
*deep intake of breath*
This took me a month to complete.
(┛`д´)┛ For some reason I decided I would base the design of each mermaid off of real Mediterranean species as much as possible…. even though I did bend that rule quite a few times.
Body: Exocoetus volitans (Blue Flying Fish) Headband: Black pearls
(Mediterranean Parrotfish) Hijab:
Caulerpa taxifolia (a type of seaweed–which I made red instead of green) Hair ornaments: Echinaster sepositus (Red Sea Star/Starfish) and white pearls Bodice:
(Violescent Sea-Whip, a type of coral) Bra:
Paracentrotus lividus (Purple Sea Urchin (but dead))