Scraps. His eyes are a little tribute to "I Am The Walrus."
Orphans / street urchins. The poor girl is chowing down on a rat!
She's a bit more enamored by the rats.
And here's boss man, summoning a truly hideous monstrosity.
Believe me, this great green thing was a challenge to assemble.
But I really like how it turned out.
My painting was inspired by the TV show "The Frankenstein Chronicles." It's a period piece set in London in the 1820's and 30's. Everything is very dreary, dirty and dingy and that seemed to suit these guys perfectly. I very purposefully muted all the colors I used with grays and browns to eliminate bright catchy colors. They're still colorful but not gaudy.