These are relatively low-quality scans, because I plan on working on these further to clean them up.
I've been trying to maintain a balance between Arabs, Moors, and Christians in my illustrations. It can get pretty challenging trying to differentiate, but I think I managed well with this one.
One of the things that excited me the most when I started doing research was the beauty of the padded surcoats and the chainmail armor. The armor from this period was just as beautiful as it was functional. I've been having a lot of fun with it.
There's something weird with the face here. But I like the pose, particularly the hands. So I'll probably salvage it.
Keep watching this space for new stuff. I'll be updating frequently as I go through my artwork and update my portfolio and revamp my website.