I started this weird painting sometime around 5 months ago, mostly out of the desire to paint that foot but without giving much (any) thought to how I would contextualize it. Inevitably it came to a point where I got stuck, not knowing where to go with it. It was too uncomfortable to fit together with the other pieces I was making, yet there was still something interesting about it, enough that I hesitated to banish the thing to the pit of lost souls where so many of my other works have found themselves infinitely trapped. A few days ago I picked it back up and started incorporating some of the techniques I've recently been playing with, and now I like it again. Still a
, but she's going to pull through.