American Gothic

Original size 8.5x.11 2020 Alex Ledante

Inspired by Alice Cooper's ballad of Millie & Billie. My original intention was to depict a modern version of American Gothic with a more industrial feeling but once I realized they could be two kids from the south I had to give it a psychotic Dukes of Hazard treatment...

They've just finshed laying Donald to rest and now they can no longer resist the fatal charm they share because their love is criminally insane

If you'd like to see the evolution of this piece, there is a short film describing the process below